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1. A black pigment made from lampblack mixed with a binding agent and molded into cakes or sticks.
2. A liquid ink made from this pigment.
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1. a black pigment consisting of lampblack mixed with glue or size.
2. an ink made from this pigment.
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India ink- Originally applied to Chinese and Japanese pigments made into solid blocks and sent to Europe through India.
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n (US) → Tusche f
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