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Synonyms for chalk

a soft whitish calcite

a pure flat white with little reflectance

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an amphetamine derivative (trade name Methedrine) used in the form of a crystalline hydrochloride

a piece of calcite or a similar substance, usually in the shape of a crayon, that is used to write or draw on blackboards or other flat surfaces

write, draw, or trace with chalk

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Dolly was completely comforted in the depression caused by her conversation with Alexey Alexandrovitch when she caught sight of the two figures: Kitty with the chalk in her hand, with a shy and happy smile looking upwards at Levin, and his handsome figure bending over the table with glowing eyes fastened one minute on the table and the next on her.
He snatched the chalk with nervous, trembling fingers, and breaking it, wrote the initial letters of the following phrase, "I have nothing to forget and to forgive; I have never ceased to love you.
When Cecily had finished and had thrown down the chalk with bitter vehemence, he turned around with a very red face.
Edgware had been a scene of confusion, Chalk Farm a riotous tumult, but this was a whole population in movement.
For instance, the several species of the Chthamalinae (a sub-family of sessile cirripedes) coat the rocks all over the world in infinite numbers: they are all strictly littoral, with the exception of a single Mediterranean species, which inhabits deep water and has been found fossil in Sicily, whereas not one other species has hitherto been found in any tertiary formation: yet it is now known that the genus Chthamalus existed during the chalk period.
The solicitor's Swindon-based practice, Chalk Smith Brooks, has rapidly built a high reputation in bloodstock matters.
Chalk, 34, replaces commercial director Paul Baxter, who left earlier this month.
A quick spray in a well-ventilated room is enough to set the chalk.
Placing the chalk aside, he took Noi by the hand, drew her to him, gave her as good a stroke as possible for a man of advanced middle age, then, dismounting from her bosom, slept and snored and snarked.
Chalk revealed that in addition to some shakeups from Jerome, which tie directly into the winter finale cliffhanger, viewers should expect to see Lucius continue to work with the Gotham Police Department while doing his very best to serve Bruce.
Ban has been slapped in this regard keeping in view the negative effects of use of chalk on health of the children.
Artists of all ages and abilities will create chalk art on downtown sidewalks and parking lots during the chalk fest.
The well will be drilled to a vertical depth of 15,380 feet (4,687 metres) with a planned 5,000 foot (1,524 metre) lateral through naturally occurring oil bearing fracture systems within the Austin Chalk formation.