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marbleize

[mahr-buh-lahyz] /ˈmɑr bəˌlaɪz/
verb (used with object), marbleized, marbleizing.
1.
Also, marbelize; especially British, marbleise.
Origin
1865-1875
1865-75, Americanism; marble + -ize
Related forms
marbleization, noun
unmarbleize, verb (used with object), unmarbleized, unmarbleizing.
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Examples for marbleize
  • Drop chocolate batter over batter in loaf pan, and swirl gently with metal spatula or knife to marbleize.

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