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  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of emboss.

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Examples

  • New York City embosses itself on its inhabitants -- perhaps as most towns do, only more so.

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  • It not only die cuts, it dry embosses too it might even bake you a cake.

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  • The Hughes, or the Stock Exchange instruments, for instance, print the message in Roman characters; the sounders strike it out on stops or bells of different tone; the needle instruments indicate it by oscillations of their needles; the Morse daubs it in ink on paper, or embosses it by a hard style; while Bain's electro-chemical receiver stains it on chemically prepared paper.

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  • Other critics, who do like him, but who have limited their study to a certain portion of his books, compare him to a worker in gold, who carefully chases or embosses dainty processions of fauns and maenads.

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  • Dacy; “and besides, there is another use of a grave which I have often observed in old English graveyards, where the moss grows green, and embosses the letters of the gravestones; and also graves are very good for flower-beds.”

    Septimius Felton, or, The elixir of life

  • "I still adhere to what I said," answered Sibyl Dacy; "and besides, there is another use of a grave which I have often observed in old English graveyards, where the moss grows green, and embosses the letters of the gravestones; and also graves are very good for flower-beds."

    Septimius Felton, or, the Elixir of Life

  • Fabricators can use one holder with a variety of special forming inserts - anything from countersinks and continuous beads to formed embosses for logos and branding.

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  • In case you are wondering, the Embossing Plus is a die that cuts and embosses with one pass of your die-cutting machine.

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  • Nicky Sanders, his superb fiddler, embosses this tune with quick quotes from the

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  • Another new project is "letter pressed cards," a plate-based printing process that embosses (or "debosses" as the video said) the card, and then personalizes it with photos and text, presumably using the modern printing technique.

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