marbling

noun

Definition of marbling

  1. 1 :  the action or process of making like marble especially in coloration

  2. 2 :  coloration or markings resembling or suggestive of marble

  3. 3 :  an intermixture of fat and lean especially when evenly distributed in a cut of meat

1686

First Known Use of marbling

1686


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