Graving

• (n.) Impression, as upon the mind or heart. • (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Grave • (n.) That which is graved or carved. • (n.) The act or art of carving figures in hard substances, esp. by incision or in intaglio. • (n.) The act of cleaning a ship`s bottom.
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Graving

Grav'ing noun [ From Grave to clean.] The act of cleaning a ship's bottom. Graving dock . (Nautical) See under Dock.
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Graving

Graving is the act of cleaning and repairing a ship's bottom. At seaports this is usually done in a dry-dock called a graving-dock.
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graving

L. The act or art of carving figures in hard substances, especially. By incision or in intaglio. ... 2. That which is graved or carved. 'Skillful to . . . Grave any manner of graving.' (2 Chron. Ii. 14) ... 3. Impression, as upon the mind or heart. 'New gravings upon their souls.' (Eikon Basilike) ... Origin: From Grave to dig. ... Source: Websters...
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