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crayon

a soft color-marking material used in identification especially in sheep.

crayon-marking
marking of ewes by rams wearing crayons on their chests and held there by a harness. By changing the color of the crayon it is possible to date the reproductive events of the flock. See also tupping crayon.
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The approach to sound, in particular, as a phenomenon occurring in the form of discrete material bits manifests itself in even the simplest works on view in Philadelphia, a pair of framed, drawing-like pieces consisting of segments of magnetic sound tape inscribed with china markers.
It suggests that to remove products such as crayon, china markers, and ink, scrub with a stiff bristle brush in a warm solution of trisodium phosphate (2 oz/gal) and water.
I brought out black china markers and oil pastels (white and black only).

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