Thesaurus / rubbings
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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The accessible data were, however, confined to two rubbings of symbols, said to be carved on the walls of all the cells.

His two great passions were philology and p. 58occultism, but he also took great interest in rubbings from brass monuments.

His coat of motley told its own story of daily rubbings and good feeding.

Horses NineSewell Ford

Where there is a superabundance of heat, the rubbings are repeated perfectly wet, until the body is cooled.

Figs. 11 to 19 are photographed from rubbings of part of the decoration of wooden belts from the Papuan Gulf.

Evolution in ArtAlfred C. Haddon

Redrawn from rubbings of inscriptions in Santa Croce, Florence.

Letters and LetteringFrank Chouteau Brown

They are just the thing for study, showing the coolings (crystallization), rubbings and scratchings by the ice period.

The Chautauquan, Vol. III, February 1883The Chautauquan Literary and Scientific Circle

Even if his own inward strength does not throw it off, the rubbings of the world generally smooth it down.

Massage, rubbings, baths, and warm applications are recommended for the paralytic conditions.

Rubbings taken from the sculptured slabs are reproduced here in full.

Chinese PaintersRaphael Petrucci

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.