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crosshatch

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verb cross·hatch \ˈkrȯs-ˌhach\

Simple Definition of crosshatch

  • : to mark or draw (something) with sets of lines that cross each other

Full Definition of crosshatch

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to mark with two series of parallel lines that intersect

crosshatch noun
cross–hatch·ing noun

Examples of crosshatch

  1. The fields were crosshatched by plowed paths.



1662

First Known Use of crosshatch

1662


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