siz·​ing | \ ˈsī-ziŋ How to pronounce sizing (audio) \

Definition of sizing

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Recent Examples on the Web Sizes will inclusively range from 2XS to 4X, and the Cardi B Classic Leather sneaker will be offered in children’s sizes, in addition to adult sizing. Greg Emmanuel, Essence, 28 Dec. 2021 The owner, asking not to be named, also mandated the boat be 499 gross tons, an interior-volume sizing that’s just shy of the 500 mark, at which point any yacht must be built to larger, ship-like regulations. Michael Verdon, Robb Report, 17 Dec. 2021 From the online sizing quiz to and delivery - the whole Sene process was a breeze. Kaitlyn Frey,, 19 Nov. 2021 Jewelry repair, cleaning and ring sizing services are available at the event. oregonlive, 17 Nov. 2021 Discussing the amount of memory and communication resources that are needed to drive A.I., Hock described the massive sizing up that Cerebras has done on the design of one of its chips. Jenna Schnuer, Fortune, 9 Nov. 2021 Remember, a lot of thrift store vintage clothing sizes are smaller than our standard sizing today. Rose Bruno Bailey, Chron, 1 Dec. 2021 Physical and virtual Angel Trees feature a child’s wishes, sizing and other applicable information along with directions. Brett Shweky,, 6 Dec. 2021 The clothing brand has grown into a complete line of intimates, casual loungewear, and office-friendly attire that boast inclusive sizing and non-constricting comfort. Maya Gandara,, 29 Nov. 2021

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First Known Use of sizing

1825, in the meaning defined above

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9 Jan 2022

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“Sizing.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Jan. 2022.

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English Language Learners Definition of sizing

: a sticky substance that is used to make a material (such as paper) stiff or smooth or to attach something (such as wallpaper) to a surface

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