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creating by removal

Definitions of creating by removal
  1. noun
    the act of creating by removing something
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    dig, digging, excavation
    the act of digging
    carving, cutting
    removing parts from hard material to create a desired pattern or shape
    boring, drilling
    the act of drilling
    gouge
    the act of gouging
    cutting, film editing
    the activity of selecting the scenes to be shown and putting them together to create a film
    petroglyph
    a carving or line drawing on rock (especially one made by prehistoric people)
    truncation
    the replacement of an edge or solid angle (as in cutting a gemstone) by a plane (especially by a plane that is equally inclined to the adjacent faces)
    montage
    the technique of splicing together different sections of film to convey an idea
    type of:
    creation, creative activity
    the human act of creating
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