wheeling

noun wheel·ing \ ˈhwē-liŋ , ˈwē- \
Updated on: 28 Nov 2017

Definition of wheeling

1 : the act or process of one that wheels
2 : the condition of a road relative to passage on wheels

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First Known Use of wheeling

15th century


Wheeling

geographical name Whee·ling \ ˈhwē-liŋ , ˈwē- \

Definition of Wheeling

1 village in northeastern Illinois north-northeast of Chicago population 37,648
2 city on the Ohio River in northern West Virginia population 28,486


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