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daub

an unskilful or crude painting

daub

1. A material such as clay, mortar, mud, or plaster (often mixed with straw), used as infilling between logs, as a coating over walls, or as plaster in wattle-and-daub.
2. To coat roughly with plaster or mud.
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Der vielfaltigen Uberlagerung der Medienfelder Musik, Visualitat und Text widmet sich Adrian Daubs instruktive und bahnbrechende Studie.
Magenta, blue, and olive green ink frequently come into play, along with daubs of white gouache.
95) swathed with a bland cream sauce appeared to need several daubs of salsa rojo to give it a touch of oomph.
Using an ink-jet printer, Mallouk and his colleagues laid down hundreds of daubs of different metal combinations on conductive carbon paper.