folding

  • 1 Folding — Fold ing, n. 1. The act of making a fold or folds; also, a fold; a doubling; a plication. [1913 Webster] The lower foldings of the vest. Addison. [1913 Webster] 2. (Agric.) The keepig of sheep in inclosures on arable land, etc. [1913 Webster]… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 Folding — Fold may refer to:*Above the fold, a graphic design concept originating in newspapers *Fold (from the Saxon falod ) meaning a staked off pasture area (e.g. Sheepfold, an enclosure for sheep) and used in place names such as the Fold Villages.… …

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  • 3 folding — 1. adjective Designed to fold; as a folding bed, a folding chair, etc. 2. noun a) The action of folding; a fold. b) : a source code display technique that can hide the contents of methods, classes, etc. for easier navigation …

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  • 4 folding — I noun 1. the process whereby a protein molecule assumes its intricate three dimensional shape understanding protein folding is the next step in deciphering the genetic code • Syn: ↑protein folding • Hypernyms: ↑organic process, ↑biological… …

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  • 5 folding — adjective Date: 15th century capable of being folded into a more compact shape < folding chairs > < a folding door > …

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  • 6 Folding — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Folding est un terme anglais signifiant repliage. Il désigne : Le pliage de code dans un éditeur de texte Le repliage des protéines (voir aussi le… …

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  • 7 folding — fold|ing [ fouldıŋ ] adjective folding furniture can be folded into a shape or position that uses less space: a folding chair/table …

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  • 8 folding — UK [ˈfəʊldɪŋ] / US [ˈfoʊldɪŋ] adjective folding furniture can be folded into a shape or position that uses less space a folding chair/table …

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  • 9 Folding — Fold Fold (f[=o]ld), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Folded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Folding}.] [OE. folden, falden, AS. fealdan; akin to OHG. faltan, faldan, G. falten, Icel. falda, Dan. folde, Sw. f[*a]lla, Goth. fal[thorn]an, cf. Gr. di pla sios twofold, Skr.… …

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  • 10 folding — adj. Folding is used with these nouns: ↑chair, ↑door, ↑partition, ↑pushchair, ↑screen, ↑table, ↑wing …

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  • 11 folding — fold|ing [ˈfəuldıŋ US ˈfoul ] adj [only before noun] a folding bicycle, bed, chair etc has parts that you can bend or fold together to make it easier to carry or store →↑foldaway …

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  • 12 folding — • paper money. i.e. Have you got any folding on you ? …

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  • 13 folding — adjective (only before noun) a folding bicycle, bed, chair etc has parts that you can bend or fold together to make it easier to carry or store …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 14 folding — Noun. Money, in particular higher denomination notes. See also holding the folding …

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  • 15 Folding — …

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  • 16 folding —   compression of the crust due to tectonic movements can lead to the crumpling of s   edimentary rock layers which are uplifted to form higher land areas or mountain ranges. Forces may be great enough to cause metamorphic changes in the rock… …

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  • 17 folding — fold·ing || fəʊldɪŋ adj. foldable, portable n. act of bending or doubling over fəʊld n. bend; pleat; crease; depression in the ground, hollow between two hills; yard; pen, sheep enclosure; flock of sheep; church; congregation; group of… …

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  • 18 folding — adjective be able to be folded into a flatter shape. → fold …

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  • 19 folding — n. Plait, double, fold …

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  • 20 Folding@home — Original author(s) Vijay Pande Developer(s) Stanford University / Pande lab Initial release 2000 10 01 …

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