Definitions for walling

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Webster Dictionary

  1. Walling

    of Wall

  2. Walling(noun)

    the act of making a wall or walls

  3. Walling(noun)

    walls, in general; material for walls

Freebase

  1. Walling

    Walling is a method of torture that consists of stressing an individual by placing his heels against a wall and repeatedly having his body slammed into the wall by a torturer. The intent of walling is for the individual's shoulder blades to hit a flexible wall specifically constructed to create a loud noise as to scare the individual into believing excessive damage to his body was underway. Commented on in a memo written by Stephen G. Bradbury, a Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General during the Bush administration, Walling "involves what may be characterized as rough handling," not involving a threat of imminent death. However, regardless the lack of danger or physical harm, this act is widely regarded to be torture.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of walling in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of walling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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