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a. A wad.
b. Wads considered as a group.
2. A soft layer of cotton, wool, or other fibrous material used for padding or stuffing.
3. Material for gun wads.
a. any fibrous or soft substance used as padding, stuffing, etc, esp sheets of carded cotton prepared for the purpose
b. a piece of this
2. (Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) material for wads used in cartridges or guns
1. any fibrous or soft material for stuffing, padding, packing, etc., esp. carded cotton in specially prepared sheets.
2. material used as wads for guns, cartridges, etc.
3. a wad or lump.
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|Noun||1.||wadding - any material used especially to protect something|
material, stuff - the tangible substance that goes into the makeup of a physical object; "coal is a hard black material"; "wheat is the stuff they use to make bread"