backing

14 ENTRIES FOUND:

back·ing

noun \ˈba-kiŋ\

: something that forms a back

: support or aid

: the music that is played along with someone who is singing or playing the main tune : the music that accompanies someone

Full Definition of BACKING

1
:  something forming a back
2
a :  support, aid
b :  endorsement especially of a warrant by a magistrate

Examples of BACKING

  1. The tape has an adhesive backing.
  2. The project has received financial backing from several investors.

First Known Use of BACKING

1793

back·ing

noun \ˈbak-iŋ\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of BACKING

: the metal portion of a dental crown, bridge, or similar structure to which a porcelain or plastic tooth facing is attached

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