Definitions for hachure

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hatch, hatching, crosshatch, hachure(noun)

    shading consisting of multiple crossing lines

Wiktionary

  1. hachure(Noun)

    A line on a map indicating the steepness of a slope.

  2. Origin: From hachure#French, from hacher.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hachure(noun)

    a short line used in drawing and engraving, especially in shading and denoting different surfaces, as in map drawing. See Hatching

  2. Origin: [F., fr. hacher to hack. See Hatching.]


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