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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The laying on of building material used as siding or roofing ; (geology) sediment in which flat pebbles are uniformly tilted in the same direction.

Usage examples (37)
  • shingling is a draft very different from carpentry
  • The shingling involved a little racing of the sun.
  • The afternoon was spent in shingling the hen-house.
  • The shingling hatchet, Fig. 140, is a type of this. for more
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