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mount·ing

 (moun′tĭng)
n.
Something that serves as a support, setting, or backing: a mounting for a gem.

mounting

(ˈmaʊntɪŋ)
n
another word for mount113

mount•ing

(ˈmaʊn tɪŋ)

n.
a mount: a mounting for a jewel.

mounting

1. All preparations made in areas designated for the purpose, in anticipation of an operation. It includes the assembly in the mounting area, preparation and maintenance within the mounting area, movement to loading points, and subsequent embarkation into ships, craft, or aircraft if applicable. (DOD only)
2. A carriage or stand upon which a weapon is placed.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.mounting - an event that involves rising to a higher point (as in altitude or temperature or intensity etc.)mounting - an event that involves rising to a higher point (as in altitude or temperature or intensity etc.)
rising, ascension, ascent, rise - a movement upward; "they cheered the rise of the hot-air balloon"
2.mounting - framework used for support or display
chassis - a metal mounting for the circuit components of an electronic device
collet - a band or collar that holds an individual stone in a jewelry setting
framework - a structure supporting or containing something
mat, matting - mounting consisting of a border or background for a picture
mount, setting - a mounting consisting of a piece of metal (as in a ring or other jewelry) that holds a gem in place; "the diamond was in a plain gold mount"
passe-partout - a mounting for a picture using gummed tape
Translations
châssis-supportmontage

mounting

[ˈmaʊntɪŋ]
A. N
1. (= act) [of machine] → montaje m
2. (= support, base) = mount 2 A2
B. ADJ [concern, tension, excitement, opposition, unemployment] → creciente; [debts] → cada vez mayor
we watched with mounting horror asobservábamos cada vez más aterrorizados como ...
to be under mounting pressure to do sthencontrarse cada vez más presionado para hacer algo
there is mounting evidence thathay pruebas, cada vez más concluyentes, de que ...

mounting

[ˈmaʊntɪŋ] adj
(= ever-increasing)
He ignored his mounting debts → Il ignora les dettes qui s'accumulaient.
Job cuts were necessary to cover mounting costs → Il a fallu supprimer des postes pour compenser l'augmentation des coûts.
[tension, excitement, concern] → croissant(e)
mounting criticism → des critiques de plus en plus nombreuses
mounting evidence
There is mounting evidence against him → Les preuves s'accumulent contre lui.

mounting

adj (= increasing)wachsend, zunehmend; there is mounting evidence that …es häufen sich die Beweise dafür, dass …
n
(of horse)Besteigen nt
(of picture, photo)Aufziehen nt; (of jewel)(Ein)fassen nt
(= frame etc) = mount2 N b
References in classic literature ?
Sancho gave him many thanks, and again kissing his hand and the skirt of his hauberk, helped him to mount Rocinante, and mounting his ass himself, proceeded to follow his master, who at a brisk pace, without taking leave, or saying anything further to the ladies belonging to the coach, turned into a wood that was hard by.
The emperor, and all his court, came out to meet us; but his great officers would by no means suffer his majesty to endanger his person by mounting on my body.
The purpose of embedding or mounting is to hold the particle during preparation so known geometries can be established between the electron beam and x-ray detector.
He devised his own mounting methods, bolts and stands.
ProClip Car Mounts provide the mounting platform to attach any ProClip Device Holder / Device Mount or adapter.
Order the lower mounting, bracket with NSN 5340-01-286-0470.
Mini- and machine-mounted blenders for the same range of materials as the Duplex series are designed of direct mounting on machine throat.
Creating mounting solutions that keep up with current mobile devices and changing trends, is what we do best," says Bjorn Spilling, president of ProClip USA.
Space-saving construction permits on-machine or separate mounting.
800-series 5-ton mounting kit, NSN 1005-01-226-4589
The mounting bracket for the AN/PVS-14 won't work with the ACH.