American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. One of the short lines used on maps to shade or to indicate slopes and their degree and direction.
- v. To make hatching on (a map).
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as hatching.
- To cover with hatchings.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. (Fine Arts) A short line used in drawing and engraving, especially in shading and denoting different surfaces, as in map drawing. See hatching.
- n. shading consisting of multiple crossing lines
- From French hachure ("crosshatching"), from hacher ("to hatch"). (Wiktionary)
- French, from Old French, from hacher, to crosshatch; see hatch3. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
“Squiggled hachure began early and so did stepped triangles, waved lines, and free-standing figures.”
“` Chaco 'pottery or thought of as closely related to Chaco pottery "and, again, as though clarifying Morris," The so-called non-Chaco pottery of the Chaco period on the La Plata is clearly Mancos Black-on-white decorated with solid elements, lines and dots, and parallel stripes; the so-called Chaco-like is hachure-style Mancos "(ibid., p. 97).”
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