lineation definition

  • noun:
    • The work of marking or outlining with outlines.
    • an overview.
    • An arrangement of outlines.
    • A linear feature in stone, frequently structural
    • the way line pauses tend to be placed in a poem
    • Delineation; a line or outlines.
    • A marking by lines; personality or arrangement of lines.
    • In zoology, several line-like markings on a surface; the appearance or as a type of a lineated area: as, the lineation for the thorax of a fly.
    • Mensuration.
    • the act of marking or outlining with outlines
    • the line that generally seems to bound an object

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