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Meaning of STOPPING

Pronunciation:  'stâping

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the kind of playing that involves pressing the fingers on the strings of a stringed instrument to control the pitch; "the violinist's stopping was excellent"
  2. [n]  fastener consisting of a narrow strip of welded metal used to join steel members
 

STOPPING is a 8 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: fillet
 
 See Also: double stopping, fastener, fastening, fixing, holdfast, playing

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Stop"ping\, n.
1. Material for filling a cavity.

2. (Mining) A partition or door to direct or prevent a
   current of air.

3. (Far.) A pad or poultice of dung or other material applied
   to a horse's hoof to keep it moist. --Youatt.

 

 

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