noun tor·til·lon \¦tȯ(r)tē¦(y)än, -)ōn\

Definition of tortillon



  1. :  a small rolled-paper stump used in charcoal drawing for rubbing or blending

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Origin and Etymology of tortillon

French, literally, twist, twisted object, from Middle French, from tortiller to twist

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to cast off or become cast off

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