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penciling

verb
variants: or pencilling
present participle of pencil

Synonyms of penciling

as in inking, crayoning

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The first known use of penciling was circa 1532

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“Penciling.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/penciling. Accessed 21 May. 2022.

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