Hatching vs Launching - What's the difference?

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Hatching is a related term of launching.


As nouns the difference between hatching and launching

is that hatching is a method of shading areas of a drawing or diagram with fine parallel lines while launching is the act by which something is launched; a launch.

As verbs the difference between hatching and launching

is that hatching is while launching is .

hatching

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • A method of shading areas of a drawing or diagram with fine parallel lines.
  • A group of birds, reptiles, fish, insects, etc., which emerge from their eggs at the same time.
  • We got a good hatching from the Swallowtail eggs.
  • The act of an egg hatching, eclosion
  • Verb

    (head)
  • launching

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • The act by which something is launched; a launch.
  • The launching of the Titanic.
  • * 2010 , Raymond Friedman, A History of Jet Propulsion, Including Rockets (page 123)
  • By 1940 they had conducted 25 successful launchings of A5 rockets, which reached 10 miles altitude and had a range of 12 miles.

    Usage notes

    * Launch'' suggests an event at a point in time. ''Launching suggests a process over time.