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- n. Plural form of highlighting.
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From the Boston Globe: Her syllable-by-syllable highlightings of poetic texts were also notably unspontaneous, leading to repeated charges of affectation and mannerism.
Though I removed several of her question marks and quibbles, I soon set aside my eraser; some of her highlightings were indeed passages I would like to return to.
Another, Journal, takes important images, notes, and highlightings and collates them into a digital study guide.