Word:

Ink

Pronunciation: ĭņkt
n.1.(Mach.) The step, or socket, in which the lower end of a millstone spindle runs.
1.A fluid, or a viscous material or preparation of various kinds (commonly black or colored), used in writing or printing.
Make there a prick with ink.
- Chaucer.
Deformed monsters, foul and black as ink.
- Spenser.
2.A pigment. See India ink, under India.
Copying ink
a peculiar ink used for writings of which copies by impression are to be taken.
Ink bag
(Zool.) an ink sac.
Ink berry
a - (Bot.) A shrub of the Holly family (Ilex glabra), found in sandy grounds along the coast from New England to Florida, and producing a small black berry.
b - The West Indian indigo berry. See Indigo.
Ink plant
(Bot.) a New Zealand shrub (Coriaria thymifolia), the berries of which yield a juice which forms an ink.
Ink powder
a powder from which ink is made by solution.
Ink sac
(Zool.) an organ, found in most cephalopods, containing an inky fluid which can be ejected from a duct opening at the base of the siphon. The fluid serves to cloud the water, and enable these animals to escape from their enemies. See Illust. of Dibranchiata.
Printer's ink
See under Printing.
Sympathetic ink
a writing fluid of such a nature that what is written remains invisible till the action of a reagent on the characters makes it visible.
v. t.1.To put ink upon; to supply with ink; to blacken, color, or daub with ink.
[imp. & p. p. Inked (ĭņkt); p. pr. & vb. n. Inking.]
Noun1.ink - a liquid used for printing or writing or drawing
2.ink - dark protective fluid ejected into the water by cuttlefish and other cephalopods
Verb1.ink - append one's signature to; "They inked the contract"
2.ink - fill with ink; "ink a pen"
To see ink spilled over one's clothing, symbolizes bitterness, spite and envy. To see ink on your fingers, signifies jealous and rage toward someone. To see bottles of ink in your dream, suggests that a solution to your problem will soon become apparent.autograph, ballpoint pen, bedarken, besmirch, black, blackboard, blacken, blackwash, blot, blotch, chalk, charcoal, coal, cork, crayon, crow, darken, denigrate, dinge, ebon, ebonize, ebony, eraser, inkhorn, inkstand, inkwell, invisible ink, jet, lead pencil, melanize, murk, nib, night, nigrify, oversmoke, pen, pitch, plume, quill, raven, reed, shade, shadow, signature, slate, sloe, smirch, smoke, smudge, smut, smutch, soot, stencil, style, stylograph, stylus, subscribe, sympathetic ink, table, tablet, tar
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Injunction
Injure
injured
injured party
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Injuria
Injuria absque damno
Injuria fit ei cui convicium dictum est
Injuria non praesumitur
Injuria propria non cadet in beneficium facientis
Injurious
Injurious words
Injuriously
Injuriousness
Injury
Injustice
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Ink bag
Ink berry
ink bottle
ink cartridge
ink eraser
Ink plant
Ink powder
ink printer
Ink sac
ink-black
ink-jet
ink-jet printer
Inka
inkberry
inkblot
inkblot test
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