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Webster 1913 Edition


Looping

Loop′ing

,
Noun.
[Cf. D.
loopen
to run. Cf.
Loop
a mass of iron,
Leap
.]
(Metal.)
The running together of the matter of an ore into a mass, when the ore is only heated for calcination.

Loop′ing

,
p.
pr.
&
vb.
Noun.
of
Loop
.
Looping snail
(Zool.)
,
any species of land snail of the genus
Truncatella
; – so called because it creeps like the measuring worms.

Webster 1828 Edition


Looping

LOOP'ING

,
Noun.
In metallurgy, the running together of the matter of an ore into a mass, when the ore is only heated for calcination.

Definition 2021


looping

looping

English

Verb

looping

  1. present participle of loop

Noun

looping (plural loopings)

  1. Something that loops; a looped pattern or action.

Etymology 2

Compare Dutch loopen (to run).

Noun

looping

  1. The running together of ore into a mass, when the ore is only heated for calcination.

Anagrams


Portuguese

Noun

looping m (plural loopings)

  1. loop (aircraft manoeuvre)

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