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spanning

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WSpanning
  • Spanning may refer to:
  • Disc spanning, a feature of CD and DVD burning software
  • File spanning, the ability to package a single file or data stream into separate files of a specified size
  • Linear spanning, a concept in abstract algebra

    Definition of spanning in English Dictionary

  • NounPLspanningsSUF-ing
    1. The process by which something is spanned.
    2. Verb
      1. present participle of span.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • 1786, Fig. 10. The spanner for spanning or winding up the spring of the wheel lock. — Francis Grose, A Treatise on Ancient Armour and Weapons, page xvi.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Nouns
          • Countable nouns
          • Verbs
            • Verb forms
              • Participles
                • Present participles
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          1. en spannings
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          Meaning of spanning for the defined word.

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