line drawing

line drawing
noun Date: 1891 a drawing made in solid lines

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • line drawing — a drawing done exclusively in line, providing gradations in tone entirely through variations in width and density. [1890 95] * * * …   Universalium

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