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  • n. a black ink, made from lampblack, used for printing and artwork.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a nearly black pigment brought chiefly from China, used for water colors. It is in rolls, or in square, and consists of lampblack or ivory black and animal glue. Called also China ink. The true India ink is sepia. See Sepia.

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

  • n. a black liquid ink used for printing or writing or drawing


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