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For purpose of this article, the following words shall have the following meanings:
(A) ADHESIVE STICKERS - Any piece of paper, fabric, plastic, or other material with an adhesive, paste or gummed backing, which, when applied or affixed to any surface, either creates a permanent contact or is not easily removable without the use of solvents.
(B) AEROSOL PAINT CONTAINER - A container, regardless of the material from which it is made, that is adapted or made for the purpose of spraying paint or other substances capable of defacing property.
(C) DEFACEMENT - The intentional altering of the physical shape or physical appearance of property without the prior written consent of the owner.
(D) ETCHING CREAM - Any caustic cream, gel, liquid, or solution capable, by means of a chemical action, of marking, defacing, damaging, or destroying glass, plastic, wood, metal, or concrete surfaces in a manner similar to acid.
(E) ETCHING TOOL - Any sharp or pointed instrument that is capable of etching or marking glass, plastic, wood, metal, or concrete surfaces, including, but not limited to, picks, scribes, awls, chisels, markers, and etchers, or any masonry or glass drill bit, carbide drill bit, glass cutter, grinding stone, or acid etching solution.
(F) GRAFFITI - Any unauthorized inscription, word, figure, mark, adhesive sticker, or design that is written, marked, etched, scratched, drawn, painted, labeled, pasted, applied, or affixed on any real or personal property of another.
(G) GRAFFITI IMPLEMENT - An adhesive sticker, an aerosol paint container, etching cream, an etching tool, an indelible marker, a paint stick, a graffiti stick, a spray actuator, or any other device or instrument capable of creating graffiti.
(H) INDELIBLE MARKER - Any device containing fluid that is not soluble in water and has a writing surface for applying such fluid.
(I) MINOR - A person less than 18 years of age.
(J) PAINT STICK or GRAFFITI STICK - A device containing a solid form of paint, chalk, wax, epoxy, or other similar substance that is not soluble in water, is capable of being applied to a surface by pressure, and upon application, leaves a mark.
(K) RESPONSIBLE ADULT - A parent, legal guardian or teacher of a minor.
(L) SPRAY ACTUATOR - An object or device that is capable of being attached to an aerosol or other paint container for the purpose of spraying the substance contained therein.
(`64 Code, Sec. 19-4.2) (Ord. No. 2330, 2708, 2827)