limning

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English[edit]

Verb[edit]

limning

  1. Present participle of limn.

Noun[edit]

limning (plural limnings)

  1. A depiction.
    • 2009, Leanda de Lisle, The Sisters Who Would Be Queen
      In the limnings, or miniatures, painted by the court artist Lavina Teerlinc she resembles her lovely grandmother, the King's late younger sister, Mary Tudor, the French Queen.