Definition of filing in English:


Line breaks: fil¦ing
Pronunciation: /ˈfʌɪlɪŋ


(usually filings)
  • A small particle rubbed off by a file when smoothing or shaping something: iron filings
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    • Do not use oil when sharpening with a file; metal filings will accumulate and clog the file's serrations.
    • There was sawdust and bits of metal filings everywhere.

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