foxing

noun
fox·​ing | \ ˈfäk-siŋ How to pronounce foxing (audio) \

Definition of foxing

: brownish spots on old paper

First Known Use of foxing

1873, in the meaning defined above

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“Foxing.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/foxing. Accessed 15 Apr. 2021.

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