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fusain


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fusain  \Fu"sain"\,  n.  [F.,  the  spindle  tree;  also  charcoal  made 
  from  it.]  (Eine  Arts) 
  a  Fine  charcoal  of  willow  wood,  used  as  a  drawing 
  implement. 
  b  A  drawing  made  with  it  See  {Charcoal},  n.  2,  and 
  {Charcoal  drawing},  under  {Charcoal}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  fusain 
  n  :  a  stick  of  black  carbon  material  used  for  drawing  [syn:  {charcoal}] 




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