marbled

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mar·bled

adjective \ˈmär-bəld\

: made from or decorated with marble

: having markings or colors similar to marble

of meat : having lines of fat mixed throughout

Full Definition of MARBLED

1
[1marble]
a :  made of or covered with marble or marbling
b :  marked by an extensive use of marble as an architectural or decorative feature <ancient marbled cities>
2
:  having markings or coloration suggestive of marble
3
[2marble] :  marked by an intermixture of fat and lean <well-marbled beef>

Examples of MARBLED

  1. The mansion has beautiful marbled columns.
  2. The meat was marbled with fat.

First Known Use of MARBLED

1598

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