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stippleverb [T]

uk   us   /ˈstɪ.pəl/ specialized
to ​draw or ​paint something using ​smallspots or ​marks: She ​tried to ​create the ​impression of ​strongsunlight by stippling the ​canvas in ​yellow and ​white.figurative The ​eveningsky was stippled with a few ​wisps of ​low-lyingclouds.
stippling
noun [U] uk   us   /-ɪŋ/ specialized
the ​activity of ​drawing or ​painting using ​smallspots or ​marks
(Definition of stipple from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “stipple”
in Chinese (Simplified) 点画,点彩画出…
in Chinese (Traditional) 點畫,點彩畫出…
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