Incise


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Incise

To cut a shallow mark into a material.

incise

1. To decorate by cutting or indenting a surface, as ceramic ware.
2. To perforate the surface of timbers, poles, posts, etc., to increase penetration of wood preservatives.
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The drapes are also equipped with high quality surgical tapes and incise films and have Velcrostyle lineholders on all of the Proxima key sheets to better placate fines and tubing.
Forintek Canada Corp developed an incising system in 1986 that could incise green veneer just before entering the veneer dryer (Walser and Clarke 1991).
Sur Incises is a fascinating work for three pianos, three harps, vibraphone, marimba, and steel drums (not the little pan drums played in the islands, but honest-to-goodness steel drums).
Elliott Jaques, MD, PhD, incises the debate about physicians' roles and management's designs by posing a clear version of the "state of nature" in which the physician is bound to confidential service of the patient and the patient has a kind of natural law right to such a relationship.
Working sometimes from a model, sometimes from her imagination, Khedoori then incises the image into the surface.