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mounting

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a structure that holds up or serves as a foundation for something else
  • built a new mounting for the engine

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mounting

verb
present participle of mount

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2 to bring before the public in performance or exhibition
  • the huge amount of money needed to mount an opera

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3 to move or extend upward
  • the cable car continues to mount to ever higher terrain until the moment when the entire valley comes into view

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The first known use of mounting was circa 1618

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“Mounting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/mounting. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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