Definition and Meanings for corking

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Part of Speech of corking

noun, transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun

Etymology of corking

cf. g., dan., & sw. kork, d. kurk; all fr. sp. corcho, fr. l. cortex, corticis, bark, rind. cf. cortex

Meaning of corking


as noun

  • the outer layer of the bark of the cork tree (quercus suber), of which stoppers for bottles and casks are made. see cutose.
  • a stopper for a bottle or cask, cut out of cork.
  • a mass of tabular cells formed in any kind of bark, in greater or less abundance.

as transitive verb, imperfect, past participle, present participle, verbal noun

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