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filing Line breaks: fil¦ing
Pronunciation: /ˈfʌɪlɪŋ/

Definition of filing in English:


(usually filings)
A small particle rubbed off by a file when smoothing or shaping something: iron filings
More example sentences
  • 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.

Words that rhyme with filing

piling, reviling, tiling, unsmiling
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