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Overview page. Subjects: Art.

1 Thin sheet of metal, card, etc., in which holes have been cut, of such shape as when a paint-brush is applied, patterns are created on the wall behind.

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stencil

Edited by Jeremy Butterfield.

in Fowler’s Dictionary of Modern English Usage

January 2015; p ublished online June 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 16 words.

The inflected forms are stencilled, stencilling, but often stenciled, stenciling in AmE. See -ll-, -l-.

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stencil

Edited by Jeremy Butterfield.

in Fowler’s Concise Dictionary of Modern English Usage

January 2016; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 17 words.

as a verb has inflected forms stencilled, stencilling in BrE, and usually stenciled, stenciling in AmE.

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stencil

Edited by Robert Allen.

in Pocket Fowler's Modern English Usage

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 17 words.

as a verb has inflected forms stencilled, stencilling in BrE, and usually stenciled, stenciling in AmE.

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stencil

Edited by T. F. Hoad.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology

January 1996; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 42 words.

†ornament with bright colours XIV; (from the sb.) produce with a stencil plate XVIII. ME. stansel, stencel

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stencil

Ian Chilvers.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Art and Artists

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 133 words.

A thin sheet of metal, paper, or other suitable material perforated with a design (or often lettering) that is reproduced on paper, fabric, or other surface when the sheet is laid on them...

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stencil

Ian Chilvers.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Art and Artists

P ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 133 words.

A thin sheet of metal, paper, or other suitable material perforated with a design (or often lettering) that is reproduced on paper, fabric, or other surface when the sheet is laid on them...

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Stencilling

Pat Gilmour.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Prints and Printmaking. 2308 words.

[Fr. pochoir; Ger. Schablone]

Printmaking technique that allows a design to be repeated on almost any surface by rubbing, brushing or spraying ink, dye or paint through holes...

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stencil

Overview page. Subjects: Art.

1 Thin sheet of metal, card, etc., in which holes have been cut, of such shape as when a paint-brush is applied, patterns are created on the wall behind.

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stencil vb.

Bryan A. Garner.

in Garner’s Modern English Usage

January 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 17 words.

, makes stenciled and stenciling in AmE, stencilled and stencilling in BrE. See spelling (b).

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stencil

James Stevens Curl.

in A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 41 words.

1 Thin sheet of metal, card, etc., in which holes have been cut, of such shape as when a paint-brush

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Stencil

Edited by Patrick Hanks.

in Dictionary of American Family Names

January 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 10 words.

Polish and Jewish (from Poland): variant of Stencel.

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stencil

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 126 words.

hassle, Kassel, passel, tassel, vassal • axel, axle • cancel, hansel, Hänsel, Mansell • transaxle •

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stencil

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 126 words.

hassle, Kassel, passel, tassel, vassal • axel, axle • cancel, hansel, Hänsel, Mansell • transaxle •

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Stencil

in The Grove Dictionary of Musical Instruments

January 2014; p ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 176 words.

Term used in the trade to denote an instrument (commonly a low-cost piano or mass-produced violin or guitar) sold to

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Stencilling

Edited by Gerald Ward.

in The Grove Encyclopedia of Materials and Techniques in Art

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art Techniques and Principles. 2188 words.

[Fr. pochoir; Ger. Schablone].

Printmaking technique that allows a design to be repeated on almost any surface by

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stencil

in The Oxford Companion to the Book

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 198 words.

A thin sheet or plate of paper, card, canvas, plastic, metal, or other material from which a design has been

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stencil

James Stevens Curl and Susan Wilson.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Architecture

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Architecture. 41 words.

1. Thin sheet of metal, card, etc., in which holes have been cut, of such shape as when a paint-brush is applied, patterns are created on the wall behind....

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stencil

Ian Chilvers.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Art

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 133 words.

A thin sheet of metal, paper, or other suitable material perforated with a design (or often lettering) that is reproduced

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Effective finite-difference modelling methods with 2-D acoustic wave equation using a combination of cross and rhombus stencils

Enjiang Wang, Yang Liu and Mrinal K. Sen.

in Geophysical Journal International

P ublished online July 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Volcanology and Seismology. 11202 words.

The 2-D acoustic wave equation is commonly solved numerically by finite-difference (FD) methods in which the accuracy of solution is significantly affected by the FD stencils. The commonly...

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Selective ‘stencil’-aided pre-PCR cleavage of wild-type sequences as a novel approach to detection of mutant K-RAS

Anatoly V. Lichtenstein, Ol’ga I. Serdjuk, Tatjana I. Sukhova, Hovsep S. Melkonyan and Samuil R. Umansky.

in Nucleic Acids Research

September 2001; p ublished online September 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Chemistry; Biochemistry; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Genetics and Genomics; Molecular and Cell Biology. 4054 words.

The enriched PCR widely used for detection of mutant K-RAS in either tumor tissues or circulating DNA was modified so that abundant wild-type K-RAS alleles are cleaved prior to PCR. We took...

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