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hatch3

hatch3

 
pronunciation:
haech
parts of speech:
transitive verb, noun
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: hatched, hatches, hatching
definition: to draw lines on (a drawing, design, or the like), often two sets of close-set parallel lines crossing each other at right angles, in order to shade.
similar words:
line
 
part of speech: noun
definition: one of several fine lines drawn to shade a drawing or engraving.
similar words:
line