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delineate

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transitive verb
  • to trace the outline of; sketch or trace in outline; represent pictorially: He delineated the state of Texas on the map with a red pencil. [Webster]
verb
  • to portray in words; describe or outline with precision: In her speech she delineated the city plan with great care. [Webster]

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