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Definitions for marbleize
ˈmɑr bəˌlaɪzmar·bleize

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. marbleize, marbleiseverb

    make something look like marble

    "marbleize the fireplace"


  1. marbleizeverb

    To make (something) look like marble; to marble.

  2. marbleizeverb

    To come to look like marble; to marble.


  1. marbleize

    Marbleize is the process or technique of decorating surfaces, often paper or fabric, to make it resemble the pattern and texture of marble. This can be achieved through various methods such as swirling oil or enamel color on a fluid surface and then transferring the pattern to the surface to be decorated. It's often used in bookbinding, home decoration, and other crafts or design applications.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Marbleizeverb

    to stain or grain in imitation of marble; to cover with a surface resembling marble; as, to marbleize slate, wood, or iron

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of marbleize in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of marbleize in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1


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