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Meaning of DEVISING

Pronunciation:  div'Izing

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[n]  the act that results in something coming to be; "the devising of plans"; "the fashioning of pots and pans"; "the making of measurements"; "it was already in the making"

DEVISING is a 8 letter word that starts with D.


 Synonyms: fashioning, making
 See Also: cartography, mapmaking, production



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