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- noun The act of restoring
inkto a device that prints or stamps.
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I drew it almost every day, reinking it whenever sweat and soap faded it, delighting in the subtle way it changed.
I often find myself reinking important foreground lines after applying color.
With unfavourable light conditions, red ink (powdered iron oxide) is used for preinking and black ink for reinking.
On some of the areas I stamped without reinking to get a lighter shade.
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