Delineate and Engrave


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Delineate verb – To draw or make apparent the outline of.
Engrave and delineate are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Engrave" instead a verb "Delineate".
Nearby Words: delineation, delineating, delineator
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Engrave verb – To cut (as letters or designs) on a hard surface.
Delineate and engrave are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Delineate" instead a verb "Engrave".
Nearby Words: engraving, engraver, engraven
Synonyms for Engrave
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Engrave or Delineate. 2016. Accessed September 19, 2021.

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