penciling
or pencilling noun Date: 1706 the work of the pencil or brush; also a product of this

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  • Penciling — Pen cil*ing, n. [Written also pencilling.] 1. The work of the pencil or bruch; as, delicate penciling in a picture. [1913 Webster] 2. (Brickwork) Lines of white or black paint drawn along a mortar joint in a brick wall. Knight. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • penciling — noun ( s) Etymology: from gerund of pencil (II) 1. : the work of the pencil or brush or a product of this delicate penciling in a picture 2 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Penciling — Pencil Pen cil, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Penciled}or {Pencilled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Penciling} or {Pencilling}.] To write or mark with a pencil; to paint or to draw. Cowper. [1913 Webster] Where nature pencils butterflies on flowers. Harte. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • penciling — /pen seuh ling/, n. 1. work or markings done with or as if with a pencil or brush, esp. fine or delicate work done with a pencil or brush on a painting or drawing. 2. a drawing or sketch made with a pencil. [1700 10; PENCIL + ING1] * * * …   Universalium

  • Penciling — Ретушь карандашом …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • penciling — n. writing in pencil pen·cil || pensl n. writing tool containing lead v. write with a pencil …   English contemporary dictionary

  • penciling — UK [ˈpens(ə)lɪŋ] / US an American present participle of pencil …   English dictionary

  • blue penciling — USA The practice of modifying, narrowing or deleting a contract or contractual provision that is unenforceable so that the remainder of the agreement is enforceable. It is often used by courts adjudicating challenges to restrictive covenants. For …   Law dictionary

  • blue-penciling — index censorship Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Paris Cullins — Infobox Comics creator imagesize = 150 caption = birthname = birthdate = location = deathdate = deathplace = nationality = American area = Penciller alias = notable works = Blue Devil awards = Paris Cullins is an African American comic book… …   Wikipedia

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