kneaded eraser

   An eraser that can be manipulated into any shape in order to remove pencil and many other marks cleanly. Also called a putty rubber. Also see art gum eraser.

Glossary of Art Terms. 2014.

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  • kneaded rubber — noun see kneaded eraser …   Useful english dictionary

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