marble-paper


marble-paper
marˈble-paper noun
Paper coloured in imitation of variegated marble
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Main Entry:marble

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  • Marble — Mar ble, a. 1. Made of, or resembling, marble; as, a marble mantel; marble paper. [1913 Webster] 2. Cold; hard; unfeeling; as, a marble breast or heart. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Paper marbling — Book covered in a Shell marbled paper, bound in France around 1825. Paper marbling is a method of aqueous surface design, which can produce patterns similar to smooth marble or other stone. The patterns are the result of color floated on either… …   Wikipedia

  • Marble cake — A marble cake is a cake with a streaked or mottled appearance achieved by very lightly blending light and dark batter.[1] It can be a mixture of vanilla and chocolate cake, in which case it is mainly vanilla, with streaks of chocolate. References …   Wikipedia

  • Marble — Mar ble, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Marbled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Marbling}.] [Cf. F. marbrer. See {Marble}, n.] To stain or vein like marble; to variegate in color; as, to marble the edges of a book, or the surface of paper. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Marble — For other uses, see Marble (disambiguation). Marble …   Wikipedia

  • Marble (toy) — For the stone, see marble. For other uses, see Marble (disambiguation). Hand made marbles from West Africa …   Wikipedia

  • marble — marbler, n. /mahr beuhl/, n., adj., v., marbled, marbling. n. 1. metamorphosed limestone, consisting chiefly of recrystallized calcite or dolomite, capable of taking a high polish, occurring in a wide range of colors and variegations and used in… …   Universalium

  • Marble (band) — This article is about the Japanese musical duo. For other uses, see Marble (disambiguation). Marble Origin Japan Genres Pop Years active 1999 – present Labels …   Wikipedia

  • marble — n. & v. n. 1 limestone in a metamorphic crystalline (or granular) state, and capable of taking a polish, used in sculpture and architecture. 2 (often attrib.) a anything made of marble (a marble clock). b anything resembling marble in hardness,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • marble — Synonyms and related words: Dalmatian, adamant, agate, alabaster, antigorite, argent, argentine, ball, band, bar, baseball bat, bat, battledore, bauble, bespangle, bespeckle, bespot, billiard table, blocks, blotch, bone, bony, bowling alley,… …   Moby Thesaurus