Puncturation
Puncturation Punc`tu*ra"tion, n. The act or process of puncturing. See {Acupuncture}. [1913 Webster]

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  • puncturation — ˌpəŋ(k)chəˈrāshən, (k)shəˈ noun ( s) Etymology: puncture (II) + ation 1. : an act or process of puncturing or state of being punctured 2. : form or arrangement of punctures …   Useful english dictionary

  • puncturation — punc·tur·ation …   English syllables

  • Electro-puncturation — E*lec tro punc tu*ra tion, Electro puncturing E*lec tro punc tur*ing (?; 135), n. (Med.) See {Electropuncture}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Electro-puncturing — Electro puncturation E*lec tro punc tu*ra tion, Electro puncturing E*lec tro punc tur*ing (?; 135), n. (Med.) See {Electropuncture}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tattoo — Tat*too , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Tattooed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Tattooing}.] [Of Polynesian origin; cf. New Zealand ta to tattoo, tatu puncturation (in Otaheite).] To color, as the flesh, by pricking in coloring matter, so as to form marks or figures… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tattooed — Tattoo Tat*too , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Tattooed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Tattooing}.] [Of Polynesian origin; cf. New Zealand ta to tattoo, tatu puncturation (in Otaheite).] To color, as the flesh, by pricking in coloring matter, so as to form marks or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Tattooing — Tattoo Tat*too , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Tattooed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Tattooing}.] [Of Polynesian origin; cf. New Zealand ta to tattoo, tatu puncturation (in Otaheite).] To color, as the flesh, by pricking in coloring matter, so as to form marks or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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