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  Definition of Stipple
  1. produce a mottled effect; "The sunlight stippled the trees"
  2. apply (paint) in small touches
  3. make by small short touches that together produce an even or softly graded shadow, as in paint or ink
  4. engrave by means of dots and flicks
Similar Words: speckle

 

Derivational Morphology: spot, speckle, dapple, patch, fleck, maculation, stippler

 

Anagrams: spittle, epistle

 

 
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