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Dictionary Definition

filing

Noun

1 the entering of a legal document into the public record; "he filed a complaint"; "he filed his tax return"
2 a fragment rubbed off by the use of a file
3 the act of using a file (as in shaping or smoothing an object)
4 preservation and methodical arrangement as of documents and papers etc.; "I have some filing to do"

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English

Pronunciation

Noun

  1. Any particle that has been removed by a file or similar implement; a shaving.
    The process left metal filings all over the bench and the part.
  2. The act of storing documents in an archive; archiving.

Translations

any particle that has been removed by a file or similar implement; a shaving
the act of storing documents in an archive; archiving

Verb

filing
  1. present participle of file

See also

Extensive Definition

File has several meanings:
filing in Danish: Fil
filing in French: File
filing in Korean: 파일
filing in Dutch: File
filing in Japanese: ファイル
filing in Simple English: File
filing in Slovak: Archív
filing in Slovenian: File
filing in Urdu: مِلَف

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