chasing

[chey-sing]
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Origin of chasing

First recorded in 1825–35; chase3 + -ing1
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Historical Examples of chasings

  • It was a splendid book with an ivory cover, chasings of gilt enamel, and clasp of the same.

  • Why all this regularity in the curve of the petals of a flower, why all this elegance in the chasings on a Beetles wing-cases?

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    J. Henri Fabre