outfitting


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out·fit

 (out′fĭt′)
n.
1. A set of tools or equipment for a specialized purpose: a welder's outfit. See Synonyms at equipment.
2. A set of clothing, often with accessories: What outfit are you wearing to the party?
3. Informal An association of persons, especially a military unit or a business organization.
4. The act of equipping: the leader's outfit of the expedition.
tr.v. out·fit·ted, out·fit·ting, out·fits
To provide with necessary equipment: This store outfits skiers. See Synonyms at furnish.

out′fit′ter n.
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outfitting

(ˈaʊtˌfɪtɪŋ)
n
the act of equipping
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.outfitting - the act of renovating and fitting out a ship
arming, equipping, armament - the act of equiping with weapons in preparation for war
refit - outfitting a ship again (by repairing or replacing parts)
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References in classic literature ?
Each had put an equal share of capital into the outfitting, and the profits were to he divided equally.