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delineate
used in Moby Dick

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Definition
show the form or outline of; or determine the essential quality of
  • Such unaccountable masses of shades and shadows, that at first you almost thought some ambitious young artist, in the time of the New England hags, had endeavored to delineate chaos bewitched.
    Chapters 1-3 — Loomings; The Carpet-Bag; The Spouter-Inn (40% in)
  • But quitting all these unprofessional attempts, let us glance at those pictures of leviathan purporting to be sober, scientific delineations, by those who know.
    Chapters 55-57 — Monstrous Pictures of Whales; Less Erroneous Pictures of Whales; Whales in Paint.... (17% in)
  • In some instances, to the quick, observant eye, those linear marks, as in a veritable engraving, but afford the ground for far other delineations.
    Chapters 67-69 — Cutting In; The Blanket; The Funeral (55% in)

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