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bead·ing

 (bē′dĭng)
n.
1. Beads or the material used for making them.
2. Ornamentation with beads. Also called beadwork.
3. Architecture A narrow, half-rounded molding; a bead.
4. A narrow piece of openwork lace through which ribbon may be run.
5. Tiny drops of condensation, as on the outside of a glass.
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beading

(ˈbiːdɪŋ)
n
1. (Architecture) another name for bead6
2. (Crafts) Also called: beadwork a narrow strip of some material used for edging or ornamentation
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bead•ing

(ˈbi dɪŋ)

n.
1. material made of or adorned with beads.
2. openwork trimming run through with ribbon.
3.
b. all of the bead moldings in a single design.
[1855–60]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.beading - ornamentation with beadsbeading - ornamentation with beads    
decoration, ornament, ornamentation - something used to beautify
2.beading - a beaded molding for edging or decorating furniturebeading - a beaded molding for edging or decorating furniture
moulding, molding - a decorative strip used for ornamentation or finishing
bead and quirk, quirk bead - beading formed with a narrow groove separating it from the surface it decorates
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Translations

beading

[ˈbiːdɪŋ] N
1. (Archit) → astrágalo m, contero m
2. (Carpentry) → moldura f
3. (on garment) → canutillo m, adorno m de cuentas
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

beading

[ˈbiːdɪŋ] n
[door] → baguette f
[dress, jacket] → broderie f de perles
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

beading

nPerlstab m, → Perlschnur f
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
References in periodicals archive ?
The connecting chain can be made by beading a thin strip to attach the two pieces together, or string beads on a very strong thread combination (for example, four thicknesses of heavy weight Nymo beading thread).
Jewelry makers will relish this lovely gathering of photographs and how-to beading directions, which is the only current guide to the rock.
To hold the shaft while beading, I have often use a two foot arrow shaft or dowel rod and cut the key fobs as I bead and usually get 8-10 key fobs out if it.
This also means using bigger, tapestry needles which, for those who dread threading tiny beading needles, is nearly a blessing.
1: Lay out grid lines for the beadwork lanes on your beading material.
5) Using a life sized paper pattern for your beadwork you can outline the layout for future beading on leather.
Materials needed: Liquid Silver Hishi 3/16 inch Crimp Beads Size 8/0 Seed Beads Pendant Size 2mm Silver Plated Bead Head Pin Power Pro Thread 10 lb test Barrel Clasp Beading Needles Tools needed: Scissors Pliers: Needle nose with cutter and Round nose
One of the very interesting features is the yellow scalloped effect created with an edge beading technique at the edges of her bead work.
Create an in-the-hoop Mylar ornament cover with simple hand beading to add elegant shimmer and shine to your holiday decor.
"Big Book of Weekend Beading" contains step-by-step instructions for over 30 quick beading projects, plus a helpful beginning section on materials, tools, and techniques for beading.
Double thread a needle with a 50" length of beading thread tied with a double overhand knot (1).