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 (krôs′hăch′, krŏs′-)
tr.v. cross·hatched, cross·hatch·ing, cross·hatch·es
To mark or shade with two or more intersecting sets of parallel lines.
1. A pattern made by such lines.
2. The symbol (#).

cross′-hatch′ing n.
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See how the tree is made very dark by using the crosshatching technique?
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She used different techniques such crosshatching, twisting and tying.
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Steuben, which is sharpening its focus on core tabletop categories, last month introduced the Crosshatch collection, a sophisticated line of stemware, barware and giftware that imbues a minimal mid-century design with a sense of energy through etched crosshatching. The resulting crisscross pattern demonstrates kinetic movement when twirled.
The warmhearted art by debut children's book illustrator Cathy Butterfield subtly blends anthropomorphism with colorful crosshatching in this delightful story about never giving up on one's ambition.