Definitions for flutingˈflu tɪŋ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

flut•ingˈflu tɪŋ(n.)

  1. ornamentation with flutes, as on a column.

    Category: Architecture, Furniture

  2. a groove, furrow, or flute, or a series of these.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. flute, fluting(noun)

    a groove or furrow in cloth etc (particularly a shallow concave groove on the shaft of a column)


  1. fluting(Noun)

    A decoration consisting of parallel, normally vertical, flutes (grooves) incised into the surface

  2. fluting(Noun)

    The act of making such grooves

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fluting

    of Flute

  2. Fluting(noun)

    decoration by means of flutes or channels; a flute, or flutes collectively; as, the fluting of a column or pilaster; the fluting of a lady's ruffle


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