stencil art

/ˈstɛnsəl at/ (say 'stensuhl aht)

1. an artwork made using a stencil.
2. a genre of Aboriginal art in which an object, often a hand, is placed on a surface and liquid pigment is sprayed around it from the mouth.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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