Marking ink
Marking Mark"ing, n. The act of one who, or that which, marks; the mark or marks made; arrangement or disposition of marks or coloring; as, the marking of a bird's plumage. [1913 Webster]

{Marking ink}, indelible ink, because used in marking linen.

{Marking nut} (Bot.), the nut of the {Semecarpus Anacardium}, an East Indian tree. The shell of the nut yields a blackish resinous juice used for marking cotton cloth, and an oil prepared from it is used for rheumatism. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • marking-ink — see under ↑mark1 • • • Main Entry: ↑ink markˈing ink noun Indelible ink, used for marking clothes • • • Main Entry: ↑mark …   Useful english dictionary

  • marking ink — noun an indelible ink for marking clothes or linens etc. • Hypernyms: ↑indelible ink …   Useful english dictionary

  • marking-ink — /ˈmakɪŋ ɪŋk/ (say mahking ingk) noun an indelible ink used for marking names on linen, etc …   Australian English dictionary

  • Marking ink — Маркировочная краска …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • Glass marking ink — Краска для маркирования изделий из стекла …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • Metal marking ink — Краска для маркировки металлических банок …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • Marking — Mark ing, n. The act of one who, or that which, marks; the mark or marks made; arrangement or disposition of marks or coloring; as, the marking of a bird s plumage. [1913 Webster] {Marking ink}, indelible ink, because used in marking linen.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Marking nut — Marking Mark ing, n. The act of one who, or that which, marks; the mark or marks made; arrangement or disposition of marks or coloring; as, the marking of a bird s plumage. [1913 Webster] {Marking ink}, indelible ink, because used in marking… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • marking — n. (usu. in pl.) 1 an identification mark, esp. a symbol on an aircraft. 2 the colouring of an animal s fur, feathers, skin, etc. Phrases and idioms: marking ink indelible ink for marking linen etc …   Useful english dictionary

  • Marking blue — Marking blue, layout stain or Prussian blue is a dye used in metalworking to aid in marking out rough parts for further machining. It is sometimes called Dykem (after a popular brand). It is used to stain or paint a metal object with a very thin… …   Wikipedia

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