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Marbling

Marbling
1. The art or practice of variegating in colour, in imitation of marble.
2. An intermixture of fat and lean in meat, giving it a marbled appearance.
3. (Science: ornithology, zoology) Distinct markings resembling the variegations of marble, as on birds and insects.


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