luting

[ loo-ting ]
/ ˈlu tɪŋ /

noun

any of various readily molded substances for sealing joints, cementing objects together, or waterproofing surfaces.

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Origin of luting

First recorded in 1520–30; lute2 + -ing1
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British Dictionary definitions for luting

luting
/ (ˈluːtɪŋ) /

noun

another name for lute 2 (def. 1)
Also called: luting paste a strip of pastry placed around the dish to seal the lid of a pie
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