Definitions for wrappingˈræp ɪŋ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wrapping, wrap, wrapper(noun)

    the covering (usually paper or cellophane) in which something is wrapped

  2. swathe, wrapping(noun)

    an enveloping bandage

Wiktionary

  1. wrapping(Noun)

    The material in which something is wrapped

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wrapping

    of Wrap

Freebase

  1. Wrapping

    In computing, wrapping is when a variable that exceeds its maximum value returns to its minimum value and vice-versa. Many high-level programming languages avoid wrapping by giving an arithmetic overflow error if this occurs. Camera wrapping is a technique often used in video games, which allows a player to move in a straight line and get back to where they started. This was more often used in older games to make it seem that the player is moving up or down an extremely high hill; memory can be saved by using wrapping instead of creating a larger area filled with unpassable walls: ⁕With wrapping: ⁕Without wrapping: As the diagrams above show, using wrapping will reduce the size of the area needed. Camera wrapping can also be used to simulate the surface of a cylinder or torus.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Marc Friedland:

    We actually use a lot of Old World craft to make these. So the dyes, the printing, the labor, the hand-wrapping makes them really interesting, i love the combination of Old World craft and modern day technology.

  2. Nick Cienski:

    We are still sorting through a lot of emotions; 24 hours ago we were wrapping people's body parts in bags, so on the one hand (there is) the reality of that ... and on the second hand, we are climbers and this is sort of what we do. And so, does it make sense to continue?

  3. Bernard Mandeville:

    Ashamed of the many frailties they feel within, all men endeavor to hide themselves, their ugly nakedness, from each other, and wrapping up the true motives of their hearts in the specious cloak of sociableness, and their concern for the public good, they are in hopes of concealing their filthy appetites and the deformity of their desires.

  4. Carl DeHaven:

    When we look at the stuff, what we see is an accumulation of stuff. The closer we look, the more parts we discover. Material matter consists of material parts. It comes into view that we are of physical and unseen stuff. It appears that we consist of a whole lot more than what is seen. Maybe our bodies are simply the wrapping we carry around to contain our true package. Often we are attracted to a pretty package that ain't so nice when opened up. There are books and people with appealing covers... Yep-- we are all package deals. KnowyerLoved, CWD

  5. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    Firework” is a wonderful self-empowerment anthem by Katy Perry, in my view. This highly inspirational song is directed exclusively towards most people with untapped and unrealized potential. The song says loud and clear that every one of us is essentially a firework, which may seem ordinary, ineffective, ugly, or covered in an insignificant wrapping. And yet, when the right situation arises, like a flame brought to a fuse, they would ignite and show how amazing, extraordinary, and beautiful each one of them is in actuality. What an awesome and powerful positive message, and so true too!

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