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Meaning of FILING

Pronunciation:  'fIleeng

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  preservation and methodical arrangement as of documents and papers etc.; "I have some filing to do"
  2. [n]  the act of using a file (as in shaping or smoothing an object)
  3. [n]  the entering of a legal document into the public record; "he filed a complaint"; "he filed his tax return"
  4. [n]  a fragment rubbed off by the use of a file

FILING is a 6 letter word that starts with F.


 See Also: entry, formation, fragment, metal filing, shaping, storage, submission



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Fil"ing\, n.
A fragment or particle rubbed off by the act of filing; as,
iron filings.

Thesaurus Terms
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