Definition of trimming in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈtrɪmɪŋ


(usually trimmings)
  • 1Small pieces trimmed off something: hedge trimmings
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    • Maybe the hedge trimmings we've laid out are giving the place a ‘pine fresh’ smell and the cats have realised it is not, in fact, their toilet.
    • Land behind homes on Athlone and Marquis Avenue has been targeted by dumpers who have left masonry, hedge trimmings, old furniture and carpets at the site.
    • A fire was had yesterday to burn the hedge trimmings.

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