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tr.v. cross·hatched, cross·hatch·ing, cross·hatch·es
To mark or shade with two or more intersecting sets of parallel lines.
1. A pattern made by such lines.
2. The symbol (#).
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(Art Terms) drawing to shade or hatch (forms, figures, etc) with two or more sets of parallel lines that cross one another
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1. to mark or shade with two or more intersecting series of parallel lines.n.
2. a pattern or mark made with such lines.
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Past participle: crosshatched
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|Noun||1.||crosshatch - shading consisting of multiple crossing lines|
shading - graded markings that indicate light or shaded areas in a drawing or painting
|Verb||1.||crosshatch - shade with multiple crossing lines; "the draftsman crosshatched the area"|
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