from The Century Dictionary.
- noun The process of wetting a surface to be grained with a sponge moistened with beer and then rubbing it with whiting, in order that the colors which are mixed with beer may adhere.
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Rodd literally jumped in his alarm, for there was a tremendously wild cissing from the pan and a horrible suggestion therewith that Mrs
I dursen't try and climb that tree again with the water all cissing up to get at me. "