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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Delineate \De*lin"e*ate\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Delineated; p.
pr. & vb. n. Delineating.]
1. To indicate by lines drawn in the form or figure of; to
represent by sketch, design, or diagram; to sketch out; to
portray; to picture; in drawing and engraving, to
represent in lines, as with the pen, pencil, or graver;
hence, to represent with accuracy and minuteness. See
Adventurous to delineate nature's form. --Akenside.
2. To portray to the mind or understanding by words; to set
forth; to describe.
Customs or habits delineated with great accuracy.
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