crustaceous


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crustaceous

(krŭ-stā′shəs)
adj.
1. Having, resembling, or constituting a hard crust or shell.
2. Crustacean.
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Unlike Richardson's use of fire-worked surfaces, where texture and hues merge and meld in well choreographed sequences, or Hoffmann's geo-matter emerging from its primordial grime; Stephan's fire-worked surfaces are heavily reliant upon a crustaceous skin of crawling glaze.
pastel in a shade of mud, chalk it up to the crustaceous if you
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The spot was crustaceous but the ollie had to be done.
Perhaps my imagination is simply making a subconscious connection between the cluster and its crustaceous constellation.