Definition of guttering in English:


Line breaks: gut¦ter|ing
Pronunciation: /ˈgʌt(ə)rɪŋ


[mass noun] chiefly British
  • 1The gutters of a building.
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    • An investigation has been launched after cast iron guttering fell from a building and struck a passer-by.
    • The lightning strike blew a crater in Margaret's front yard, cracking brickwork, smashing windows, melting guttering and water pipes and blowing up her hot water system.
    • Then the fine tuning of the components takes place, such as guttering for rain and snow protection.
  • 1.1Material used to make gutters.
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    • Seventy per cent of company income comes from selling metal lighting columns, with the rest from other metal products such as roofing material and guttering.
    • The building is dark brick topped by pinky-coloured concrete block walls, white plastic-looking fascia board, black plastic guttering and an artificial slate roof.
    • The plants are grown in plastic guttering and small electric pumps feed the water through them.

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