criblé

adjective cri·blé
variants: or less commonly criblée \(ˈ)krē¦blā\

Definition of criblé

of an engraving
:having a background pattern composed of small white dots produced by cribbling the plate — see manière criblée

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Origin and Etymology of criblé

French criblé, masculine, & criblée, feminine, from crible sieve


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