shelving

noun (1)
shelv·ing | \ ˈshel-viŋ \

Definition of shelving 

(Entry 1 of 2)

1 : a sloping surface or place

2 : the state or degree of sloping

shelving

noun (2)

Definition of shelving (Entry 2 of 2)

1 : material for shelves

2 : shelves

First Known Use of shelving

Noun (1)

1678, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Noun (2)

1817, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of shelving was in 1678

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