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Stipple

Stip´ple
v. t.1.To engrave by means of dots, in distinction from engraving in lines.
[imp. & p. p. Stippled ; p. pr. & vb. n. Stippling .]
2.To paint, as in water colors, by small, short touches which together produce an even or softly graded surface.
n.1.(Engraving) A mode of execution which produces the effect by dots or small points instead of lines.
2.(Paint.) A mode of execution in which a flat or even tint is produced by many small touches.
Verb1.stipple - engrave by means of dots and flicks
2.stipple - make by small short touches that together produce an even or softly graded shadow, as in paint or ink
3.stipple - apply (paint) in small touches
4.stipple - produce a mottled effect; "The sunlight stippled the trees"
Synonyms: speckle
apply paint, autolithograph, band, bar, be a printmaker, bedaub, bedizen, begild, besmear, bespangle, bespeckle, bespot, blotch, brush on paint, burr, calcimine, carve, character, check, checker, chisel, chiseling, coat, color, complexion, cover, crease, cribble, cross-hatching, crosshatch, cut, dab, dapple, dappledness, dappleness, daub, deep-dye, demitint, dip, distemper, dot, dottedness, double-dye, dye, emblazon, enamel, enchase, engild, engrave, engravement, engraving, etch, etching, face, fast-dye, flake, fleck, freckle, freckliness, fresco, furrow, gem-engraving, gild, glass-cutting, glaze, gloss, glyptic, grain, grave, graving, groove, half tint, harlequin, hatch, hatching, hue, illuminate, imbue, incise, incision, ingrain, inscribe, inscript, inscription, iris, japan, lacquer, lay on color, line, lining, lithograph, macula, maculate, maculation, macule, make prints, marble, marbleize, mark, marking, motley, mottle, mottledness, paint, parget, patch, pepper, pigment, pointillage, pointillism, polka dot, polychrome, polychromize, prime, print, rainbow, score, scoring, scrape, scratch, scratching, sculpture, shade, shadow, shellac, slash, slashing, slop on paint, smear, spangle, speck, speckle, speckliness, splash, splotch, spot, spottedness, spottiness, sprinkle, stain, stigmatize, stippledness, stippling, streak, striate, stripe, stud, tattoo, tessellate, tinct, tincture, tinge, tint, tone, tool, tooling, type-cutting, undercoat, variegate, varnish, vein, wash, whitewash
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