Definition of folding
: capable of being folded into a more compact shape folding chairs a folding door
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A dozen or so folding chairs are kept in a corral under the stairs for early birds.
Industrial designer Duncan Fitzsimons wants to change this with his Crossbreed, a full-sized folding wheel.
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FOLDING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of folding for English Language Learners
: able to be folded into a smaller shape : designed to be folded
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