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sheeting

[ shee-ting ]
/ ˈʃi tɪŋ /
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noun

the act of covering with or forming into a sheet or sheets.
wide muslin, chiefly for sheets.
Engineering, Building Trades. a quantity of sheet piles.

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Origin of sheeting

First recorded in 1705–15; sheet1 + -ing1

OTHER WORDS FROM sheeting

un·sheet·ing, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for sheeting

sheeting
/ (ˈʃiːtɪŋ) /

noun

fabric from which sheets are made
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