Feathering

The abrasive smoothing of the firm edge of a film of paint to ensure that patch 'repairs' etc. adhere well to the existing coating.

feathering

  1. turning an oar parallel to the water between pulls
  2. join tongue and groove, in carpentry
  3. turn the paddle; in canoeing
  4. turn the oar, while rowing

Feathering

Feathering is a technique used in computer graphics software to smooth or blur the edges of a feature. The term is inherited from a technique of fine retouching using fine feathers. ==Paintbrush feathering== Feathering is most commonly used on a paintbrush tool in computer graphics software. This form of feathering makes the painted area appear sm...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Feathering

Feathering

• (n.) The act of turning the blade of the oar, as it rises from the water in rowing, from a vertical to a horizontal position. See To feather an oar, under Feather, v. t. • (n.) Same as Foliation. • (v. t.) A covering of feathers.
Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/feathering/

feathering

(from the article `rowing`) ...blade out of the water (the recovery). Turning the blade horizontally by wrist motion as the oar handle is depressed to raise the blade clear of ...
Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/f/13

feathering

1. Same as Foliation. ... 2. The act of turning the blade of the oar, as it rises from the water in rowing, from a vertical to a horizontal position. See To feather an oar, under Feather. ... 3. A covering of feathers. Feathering float, a paddle wheel whose floats turn automatically so as to dip about perpendicularly into the water and leave in it ...
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973

Feathering

[horse] Feathering or feather is the long hair on the lower legs and fetlocks of some breeds of horse and pony. On some horses, especially draft breeds, the hair can almost cover the hooves. While nearly all horses will grow longer hair on the lower legs and back of the fetlocks at times, particularly in the winter, `feather` refers to the ...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Feathering_(horse)

Feathering

Feath'er·ing noun 1. (Architecture) Same as Foliation . 2. The act of turning the blade of the oar, as it rises from the water in rowing, from a vertical to a horizontal position. See To feather an oar , under Feather , transitive verb...
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/F/14

Feathering

A technique in many image editing programs that allows for the softening of the edge around a selection
Found on http://www.rodsmith.org.uk/photographic%20glossary/rods%20photographic%20gl

Feathering

Any drag in the coloration on a Dwarf Hotot eye band
Found on https://quitebunnyrabbitry.weebly.com/glossary.html#

Feathering

As Kathleen Scott describes this sort of decoration, it is 'a spray form of decoration, consisting o
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/22385

Feathering

Blending a small area into the surrounding paint or stain.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/22428

Feathering

Clipping fur in shingled layers to produce an effect similar to eyelash fringe Feathering is also another term for tip-dyeing, as this process was often done with a feather
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21714

Feathering

Feathering is a cutting technique hairdressers use to take hard lines out of the hair
Found on https://www.goodsalonguide.com/community/hair-and-beauty-glossary

Feathering

In architecture, feathering or foliation, is an arrangement of small arcs or foils separated by projecting points or cusps, used as ornaments on the mouldings (usually on the inner moulding) of arches, etc, in Gothic architecture. Feathering was first introduced towards the close of the Early English style, and continued universally prevalent until...
Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/TF.HTM

feathering

In the event of engine failure, the process of adjusting a controllable-pitch propeller to a pitch position where the blade angle is about 90
Found on http://www.aerofiles.com/glossary.html

feathering

In the event of engine failure, the process of adjusting a controllable-pitch propeller to a pitch position where the blade angle is about 90
Found on http://www.eaa.org/experimenter/glossary.asp

Feathering

In the event of engine failure, the process of adjusting a controllable-pitch propeller to a pitch p
Found on http://www.superglossary.com/Glossary/Technology/Aviation/

Feathering

Ink spread at edges of type due to the poor quality of ink or its distribution.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20829

Feathering

Long hair on ears and/or body, legs and tail.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21493

Feathering

Longer fringe of hair on ears, legs, tail, or body.
Found on http://www.apluspetgoods.com/petsupplies/dog-glossary.php

Feathering

Longer fringe of hair on ears, legs, tail, or body.
Found on http://www.akc.org/about/glossary.cfm

feathering

softening the edge line of an object in an image, usually when the object is to be cut out then composited on to another image
Found on http://www.animationpost.co.uk/doping/glossary.htm

Feathering

The painting process of merging borders, or softening the edge around a mask.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20471
No exact match found