noun hout·ing \ˈhau̇tiŋ\

Definition of houting



  1. :  an anadromous fish (Coregonus oxyrhynchus) of the North sea that ascends rivers and estuaries of northwestern Europe to spawn

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Origin and Etymology of houting

Dutch, from Middle Dutch houtic, perhaps from hout wood; akin to Old High German holz wood — more at holt

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to criticize severely

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