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dotting

verb
present participle of dot

Synonyms of dotting

1 to cover by or as if by scattering something over or on
  • a hillside dotted with wildflowers

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2 to mark with small spots especially unevenly
  • the practice of some chefs of positioning a small portion of food in the center and dotting the rest of the plate with sauce

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“Dotting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dotting. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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