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clubbing

[ kluhb-ing ]
/ ˈklʌb ɪŋ /
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noun Informal.

the activity of going to nightclubs, especially to dance to popular music, drink, and socialize: Clubbing every night is expensive, not to mention tiring.

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British Dictionary definitions for clubbing

clubbing
/ (ˈklʌbɪŋ) /

noun

the activity of frequenting nightclubs and similar establishments
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Medical definitions for clubbing

clubbing
[ klŭbĭng ]

n.

A condition affecting the fingers and toes in which the extremities are broadened and the nails are shiny and abnormally curved.
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