veiling

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noun veil·ing \ˈvā-liŋ\

Definition of veiling

  1. 1 :  any of various light sheer fabrics

  2. 2 :  veil

Origin and Etymology of veiling

Middle English veylinge, from veil 1veil + -inge 1-ing


First Known Use: 13th century



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