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grease pencil

noun
1.
a pencil of pigment and compressed grease encased in a spiral paper strip that can be partially unwound to expose a new point and used especially for writing on glossy surfaces.
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  • At one point, an algorithm used to rank chess players is scrawled on a dorm-room window in grease pencil.
  • Mark the water table with the grease pencil on the outside of the cup.
  • Mark the specimens on the last side compacted at each asphalt content with a colored grease pencil.
  • If labels come off, be sure you mark the contents on the can or jar with a grease pencil.
  • Use a grease pencil to mark the water level of your pool at the skimmer.
  • Mark the level of the water in the jar with a grease pencil.
  • The incident number and fire location has been written in with a grease pencil.
  • Make sure negatives are folioed in the lower right hand corner with a grease pencil.
  • Any flaws indicated are marked with chalk or a grease pencil.
  • To ensure that none of the sample is lost in transport, mark all liquid levels on the side of the container with a grease pencil.

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