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fluting

[ floo-ting ]
/ ˈflu tɪŋ /
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noun
something having ornamental grooves, as a Greek column.
a groove, furrow, or flute, or a series of these.
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Origin of fluting

First recorded in 1475–85; flute + -ing1
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British Dictionary definitions for fluting

fluting
/ (ˈfluːtɪŋ) /

noun
a design or decoration of flutes on a column, pilaster, etc
grooves or furrows, as in cloth
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