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  • n. Someone who works with marble.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who works upon marble or other stone.
  • n. One who colors or stains in imitation of marble.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who works in marble; a quarrier or a cutter of marble.
  • n. One who stains or otherwise marks in imitation of marble; especially, one who marbles paper.


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  • He has been a martial arts instructor, professional paper marbler, advertising copywriter, legal proofreader, writing teacher, website editor, chapbook publisher, and composer.

    ‘The One True Thing’ by Steven R. Boyett

  • On the surface of a vat of thin sizing the marbler drops a little of many colors of paint.

    Makers of Many Things

  • Her mother's family worked in publishing at the Riverside Press -- one grandmother was a copy editor; her husband a skilled marbler -- creator of those beautiful colorful wavy designs such as you never see now on the endpages and edges of books.

    Somewhere on the masthead

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