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  • n. Plural form of marking.
  • n. the pattern of colouration on a particular animal


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  • Its bright orange coloring with black and white markings is almost the prototype image that people have of a butterfly.

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  • (I am attached to the beehive markings from the basket, and can't see why it wouldn't work with the No Knead bread.)


  • Yet there were no markings from the post office to say something bad had happened.

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  • I lined it with a tea towel and now that I dimly recall, the bread did end up having the weaving markings from the towel.

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  • If you want to know the relative positions of Earth and Mars for years before or after those indicated, just add or subtract any multiple of 15 to the numbers given on the markings in other words, 1975 is the same as 1990, which is the same as 2005, 2020, 2035, etc.

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  • The graffiti and markings included the German words "Juden Raus" ( "Jews Out"), and the statement "Hitler was right."

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  • I need to look at old turtle shots and see if the markings are the same, he might be an older fella!

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  • Some of these are very unusual with their color and markings, that is the fun of it.

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  • And because the markings are so unique, depending on what gun they ` re fired from, if the markings are the same, then you know they ` re fired from the same weapon.

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  • It has no political markings, which is a must if your bent is to the right side of the isle.

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