nBadigeonbȧ*dĭj"ŭn A cement or distemper paste (as of plaster and powdered freestone, or of sawdust and glue or lime) used by sculptors, builders, and workers in wood or stone, to fill holes, cover defects, finish a surface, etc.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
nbadigeonA mixture of plaster and freestone, ground together and sifted, used by sculptors to fill the small holes and repair the defects of the stones used by them.
nbadigeonA mixture of sawdust and glue, or of whiting and glue, used by joiners to fill up defects in their work.
nbadigeonA preparation or wash for coloring houses, or for giving plaster the appearance of stone, consisting of powdered stone, sawdust, slaked lime, alum, and other ingredients.
nbadigeonA preparation of tallow and chalk used by coopers.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
All was decadence, and they deplored vandalism, and thundered against badigeon.