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marking

verb
present participle of mark

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1 to attach an identifying slip to
  • marked each application with a numbered sticker

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2 to be an important feature of
  • an annual event marked mostly by noise and confusion

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3 to make a written note of
  • mark down the names of those who are planning to attend the dinner

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The first known use of marking was before the 12th century

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“Marking.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/marking. Accessed 15 Oct. 2021.

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