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    Definition of supporting in English Dictionary

  • VerbSUF-ing
    1. present participle of support.
    2. AdjectiveCOMmore supportingSUPmost supporting
      1. That supports.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • The end of the 80x86 (x < 3) will come when Micro$oft quits supporting MS-DOS. Read the Byte article (April '89, I believe) on the 286 vs. 386SX.
          • We spotlight the star, but the supporting cast has all the great lines in this scene.
          • In addition, bFGF is one of the factors supporting the proliferation of preblastodermal cells [33 ], embryonic germ cells [34 ], and primordial germ cell (PGCs) [35 ] in chickens.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Adjectives
          • Verbs
            • Verb forms
              • Participles
                • Present participles

          Other Vocabulary

          Look-Alike Words
          1. en supposing
          2. en suppering
          3. fr supportiez
          4. fr supportons
          5. fr supportant
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          Grammatically, this word "supporting" is an adjective. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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