fluting

  • 1 Fluting — Flut ing, n. Decoration by means of flutes or channels; a flute, or flutes collectively; as, the fluting of a column or pilaster; the fluting of a lady s ruffle. [1913 Webster] {Fluting iron}, a laundry iron for fluting ruffles; called also… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 Fluting — may refer to:*Fluting (geology) *Fluting (architecture) …

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  • 3 Fluting — Fluting. См. Гофрирование. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …

    Словарь металлургических терминов

  • 4 Fluting — Ruffling made with a flute shaped crimp …

    Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • 5 fluting — [flo͞ot′iŋ] n. 1. a decoration consisting of long, rounded grooves, as in a column 2. such grooves or the act of making them 3. the act of playing the flute or singing, etc. in a flutelike tone …

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  • 6 fluting — [[t]flu͟ːtɪŋ[/t]] ADJ If you describe someone s voice as fluting, you mean that it goes up and down a lot, and usually that it is high pitched. Her voice, small and fluting, stopped abruptly. ...a fluting and melodic Scottish accent …

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  • 7 Fluting — Flute Flute, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Fluted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Fluting}.] 1. To play, whistle, or sing with a clear, soft note, like that of a flute. [1913 Webster] Knaves are men, That lute and flute fantastic tenderness. Tennyson. [1913 Webster]… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 fluting — noun Date: 1611 1. a series of flutes < the fluting of a column > 2. fluted material …

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  • 9 fluting — flute ► NOUN 1) a high pitched wind instrument consisting of a tube with holes along it, usually held horizontally so that the breath can be directed against a fixed edge. 2) Architecture an ornamental vertical groove in a column. 3) a tall,… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 10 fluting — /flooh ting/, n. 1. something having ornamental grooves, as a Greek column. 2. a groove, furrow, or flute, or a series of these. [1475 85; FLUTE + ING1] * * * …

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  • 11 fluting — noun a) A decoration consisting of parallel, normally vertical, flutes (grooves) incised into the surface b) The act of making such grooves …

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  • 12 Fluting — Бумага предназначенная дли изготовления гофрированного слоя гофрокартона. Имеет массу 80 160 г/кв. м Отличается высоким сопротивлением плоскостному и торцовому сжатию; Бумага для гофрирования …

    Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • 13 fluting — (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) n. channels. see groove …

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  • 14 fluting — flut·ing || fluːtɪŋ n. decorative grooves; indentation; groove; sounds from a flute; act of playing a flute fluːt n. musical wind instrument; channel, groove (Architecture, Furniture) v. play a flute; speak or sing in flute like tones; form… …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 15 fluting — flut•ing [[t]ˈflu tɪŋ[/t]] n. 1) archit. fur ornamentation with flutes, as on a column 2) a groove, furrow, or flute, or a series of these • Etymology: 1475–85 …

    From formal English to slang

  • 16 fluting — /ˈflutɪŋ/ (say floohting) noun 1. fluted work; furrows up and down, as on a Corinthian column. 2. a flute, groove, or furrow. 3. the act of making flutes. 4. the act of playing on the flute. 5. the sound made by such playing; a flute like sound …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 17 fluting — noun a groove or furrow in cloth etc (particularly a shallow concave groove on the shaft of a column) • Syn: ↑flute • Derivationally related forms: ↑flute, ↑flute (for: ↑flute) • Hypernyms: ↑ …

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  • 18 Fluting iron — Fluting Flut ing, n. Decoration by means of flutes or channels; a flute, or flutes collectively; as, the fluting of a column or pilaster; the fluting of a lady s ruffle. [1913 Webster] {Fluting iron}, a laundry iron for fluting ruffles; called… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 19 Fluting lathe — Fluting Flut ing, n. Decoration by means of flutes or channels; a flute, or flutes collectively; as, the fluting of a column or pilaster; the fluting of a lady s ruffle. [1913 Webster] {Fluting iron}, a laundry iron for fluting ruffles; called… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 20 Fluting (architecture) — Fluting in architecture refers to the shallow grooves running vertically along a surface. It typically refers to the grooves running on a column shaft or a pilaster, but need not necessarily be restricted to those two applications. If the… …

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