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lining meaning

EN[-aɪnɪŋ]
WLining
  • Lining may refer to:
  • Lining (sewing), the process of inserting an inner layer of fabric, fur, or other material
  • Brake lining, consumable surfaces in brake systems
  • Product lining, offering for sale several related products
  • Roof lining, in an automobile roof
  • Antonio Lining (born 1963), Filipino pool player

    Definition of lining in English Dictionary

  • NounPLliningsSUF-ing
    1. A covering for the inside surface of something.
      1. A canister of flour from the kitchen had been thrown at the looking-glass and lay like trampled snow over the remains of a decent blue suit with the lining ripped out which lay on top of the ruin of a plastic wardrobe.
    2. The material used for such a covering.
      1. The act of attaching such a covering.
      2. Verb
        1. present participle of line.
        2. More Examples
          1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
            • “I can remember lining up against them and saying, ‘This is the 15th iso that you’re going to get.’ ”
            • As we age, the major arteries of our bodies frequently become thickened with plaque, a fatty material with an oatmeal-like consistency that builds up along the inner lining of blood vessels.
            • Indeed, ethanol drops the transmucosal potential difference and thus weakens the lining [ 15 ].
          2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
            • The city’s quintessential urbanness could be its silver lining.
        • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
          1. Nouns
            • Countable nouns
            • Verbs
              • Verb forms
                • Participles
                  • Present participles
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            Meaning of lining for the defined word.

            Grammatically, this word "lining" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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