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Definition of Dressing


  1. of Dress
  2. Dress; raiment; especially, ornamental habiliment or attire.
  3. An application (a remedy, bandage, etc.) to a sore or wound.
  4. Manure or compost over land. When it remains on the surface, it is called a top-dressing.
  5. A preparation to fit food for use; a condiment; as, a dressing for salad.
  6. The stuffing of fowls, pigs, etc.; forcemeat.
  7. Gum, starch, and the like, used in stiffening or finishing silk, linen, and other fabrics.
  8. An ornamental finish, as a molding around doors, windows, or on a ceiling, etc.
  9. Castigation; scolding; -- often with down.
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Dressing Translations

dressing in Italian is fasciatura