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marking

noun mark·ing \ˈmär-kiŋ\

: a mark, shape, or word that is written or drawn on something

: a mark or pattern of marks on the body of an animal

: the act or process of giving a grade to a student's work

Full Definition of MARKING

1
:  the act, process, or an instance of making or giving a mark
2
a :  a mark made
b :  arrangement, pattern, or disposition of marks
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First Known Use of MARKING

before 12th century

Rhymes with MARKING

MARKING Defined for Kids

marking

noun mark·ing \ˈmär-kiŋ\

Definition of MARKING for Kids

1
:  a shape, symbol, or word on something
2
:  the arrangement or pattern of contrasting colors on an animal <The white cat had black markings on its tail.>

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