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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To marble.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To make (something) look like marble; to marble.
  • v. To come to look like marble; to marble.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To stain or grain in imitation of marble; to cover with a surface resembling marble.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To give the appearance of marble, or a marbled appearance, to.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. make something look like marble

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Examples

  • Thursday's the actual last day, on which I teach fifteen students in the Stagecraft class painting techniques to marbleize surfaces.

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  • He points out that the reason cattle are fed grain is to marbleize the flesh with saturated fat, which is the number one contributor to the top killer in the United States: heart disease.

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