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sizing

[ sahy-zing ]
/ ˈsaɪ zɪŋ /
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noun

the act or process of applying size or preparing with size.
size, as for glazing paper or strengthening fabric.

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Origin of sizing

First recorded in 1625–35; size2 + -ing1
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