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edg·ing

 (ĕj′ĭng)
n.
Something that forms or serves as an edge or border.
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edging

(ˈɛdʒɪŋ)
n
1. anything placed along an edge to finish it, esp as an ornament, fringe, or border on clothing or along a path in a garden
2. the act of making an edge
adj
relating to or used for making an edge: edging shears.
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edg•ing

(ˈɛdʒ ɪŋ)

n.
1. something that forms or is placed along an edge.
2. the tilting of a ski so that one edge cuts into the snow.
[1550–60]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.edging - border consisting of anything placed on the edge to finish something (such as a fringe on clothing or on a rug)
border - a strip forming the outer edge of something; "the rug had a wide blue border"
cloth, fabric, textile, material - artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers; "the fabric in the curtains was light and semitransparent"; "woven cloth originated in Mesopotamia around 5000 BC"; "she measured off enough material for a dress"
fringe - an ornamental border consisting of short lengths of hanging threads or tassels
orphrey - a richly embroidered edging on an ecclesiastical vestment
carpet, carpeting, rug - floor covering consisting of a piece of thick heavy fabric (usually with nap or pile)
arras, tapestry - a wall hanging of heavy handwoven fabric with pictorial designs
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edging

noun border, trimming, fringe, frill the satin edging on the blanket
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edging

noun
A fairly narrow line or space forming a boundary:
Chiefly Military: perimeter.
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Translations
حاشِيَه، هُدْب
=-kantbortkant
szegélyezés
brydding
kenar şeridi

edging

[ˈedʒɪŋ] Nborde m; [of ribbon, silk] → ribete m
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edging

[ˈɛdʒɪŋ] nbordure f
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edging

nBorte f, → Einfassung f
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edging

[ˈɛdʒɪŋ] nbordo
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edge

(edʒ) noun
1. the part farthest from the middle of something; a border. Don't put that cup so near the edge of the table – it will fall off; the edge of the lake; the water's edge.
2. the cutting side of something sharp, eg a knife or weapon. the edge of the sword.
3. keenness; sharpness. The chocolate took the edge off his hunger.
verb
1. to form a border to. a handkerchief edged with lace.
2. to move or push little by little. He edged his chair nearer to her; She edged her way through the crowd.
ˈedging noun
a border or fringe round a garment. gold edging.
ˈedgy adjective
irritable. That actress is always edgy before a performance.
ˈedgily adverb
ˈedginess noun
have the edge on/over
to have an advantage over. he had the edge over his opponent.
on edge
uneasy; nervous. She was on edge when waiting for her exam results.
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References in periodicals archive ?
As you might expect, there are Cuthbert's pectoral cross, portable altar, fragments of stuff and a ring from his tomb; but also from the Staffordshire Hoard a similar pectoral cross, a folded cross and an edging strip and sword bosses with decoration very similar to the Lindisfarne Gospels.
The third hurt their shoulder and arm in the 2009-10 school year, after tripping on a "raised carpet edging strip and crumbled concrete floor infrastructure below".
Finishing cut edges: Laminate edging strip must be applied with contact adhesive or a special double-sided tape.
Panels cost pounds 43 a square metre, plus pounds 4 a metre for the magnetic edging strip.
A movable outer blade version of this arbor moves the rightmost blade to the edge of the board if an edging strip narrower than a specified minimum would be generated.
com) offer a make-up service which means you can take your choice of carpet and edging strip and marry them to create individual results.
Edging strip from pounds 9.98 for 10m from B&Q (www.diy.com, 0845 850 0175).
BATHTIME BLUES: White rectanguar tiles are teamed with a wooden edging strip for a simple look
ROLL OUT THE RUG We added a natural touch by installing a huge sisal rug with a healthy 8in gap all around and a blue edging strip to tie in with our colour scheme.