noun. ['ˈfɪksətɪv'] a varnish dissolved in alcohol and sprayed over pictures to prevent smudging.
Words that Rhyme with Fixative
Example sentences of the word fixative
Spray the leaf after painting with a fixative to preserve the paint.
2. Noun, singular or mass
Pour the scented orris root fixative into the flower blend and mix well.
noun. ['ˈfɪksətɪv'] a compound (such as ethanol or formaldehyde) that fixes tissues and cells for microscopic study.
- fixing agent