Definition of handling
Examples of handling in a sentence
These items require careful handling.
There are additional charges for shipping and handling.
The car's handling was smooth.
Before 12th Century
First Known Use of handling
before 12th century
HANDLING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of handling for English Language Learners
: the act of touching, feeling, holding, or moving something
: the way that someone deals with a person, event, situation, etc.
: the act or process of packing and shipping something to someone (such as a customer)
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