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Definition of Chalk

Chalk

  1. A soft, earthy substance, of a white, grayish, or yellowish white color, consisting of calcium carbonate, and having the same composition as common limestone.
  2. Finely prepared chalk, used as a drawing implement; also, by extension, a compound, as of clay and black lead, or the like, used in the same manner. See Crayon.
  3. To rub or mark with chalk.
  4. To manure with chalk, as land.
  5. To make white, as with chalk; to make pale; to bleach.
More "Chalk" Quotations

Chalk Translations

chalk in Danish is kridt
chalk in Dutch is krijt
chalk in Finnish is liitu
chalk in German is ankreiden, Kreide, Kreide
chalk in Latin is creta
chalk in Norwegian is kritt
chalk in Portuguese is greda, giz, griz
chalk in Spanish is greda, tiza
chalk in Swedish is krita