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  • v. Present participle of daub.
  • n. Something daubed, such as graffiti.
  • n. A rough coat of mortar put upon a wall to give it the appearance of stone; roughcast.
  • n. In currying horses, a mixture of fish oil and tallow worked into leather; dubbing.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act of one who daubs; that which is daubed.
  • n. A rough coat of mortar put upon a wall to give it the appearance of stone; rough-cast.
  • n. In currying, a mixture of fish oil and tallow worked into leather; -- called also dubbing.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Something which is applied by daubing, especially plaster or mortar; specifically, in recent use, a rough coat of mortar applied to a wall to give it the appearance of stone. See chinking
  • n. The process of forming walls by means of hardened earth: extensively employed in the sixteenth century.
  • n. A mixture of tallow and oil used to soften leather and render it more or less water-proof.
  • n. Coarse, inartistic painting.
  • n. Gross flattery.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the application of plaster

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