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lining

Noun

1 a protective covering that protects an inside surface
2 a piece of cloth that is used as the inside surface of a garment [syn: liner]
3 providing something with a surface of a different material [syn: facing]
4 the act of attaching an inside lining (to a garment or curtain etc.)

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English

Noun

  1. A covering for the inside surface of something.
  2. The material used for such a covering.
  3. The act of attaching such a covering.

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Translations

covering for the inside of something
material used for inside covering
act of attaching an inside covering

Verb

lining
  1. present participle of line

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Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

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