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Listing  n.  
The act or process of one who lists (in any sense of the verb); as, the listing of a door; the listing of a stock at the Stock Exchange.
The selvedge of cloth; list.
(Carp.) The sapwood cut from the edge of a board.
(Agric.) The throwing up of the soil into ridges, a method adopted in the culture of beets and some garden crops. (Local, U. S.)

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"Listing" Quotes from Famous Books

... of this volume constant use has been made of "The Constitution of the United States of America Annotated," which was brought out under the editorship of Mr. W.C. Gilbert in 1938. Its copious listing of cases has been especially valuable. Its admirable Tables of Contents and Index have furnished a model for those of the present volume. If this model has been approximated the contents of this volume ought to be readily accessible despite its size. The coverage of the volume ...
— The Constitution of the United States of America: Analysis and Interpretation • Edward Corwin

... lives in bands, roams the streets, lodges in the open air, wears an old pair of trousers of his father's, which descend below his heels, an old hat of some other father, which descends below his ears, a single suspender of yellow listing; he runs, lies in wait, rummages about, wastes time, blackens pipes, swears like a convict, haunts the wine-shop, knows thieves, calls gay women thou, talks slang, sings obscene songs, and has no evil in his heart. This is because he has in his heart a pearl, innocence; and ...
— Les Miserables - Complete in Five Volumes • Victor Hugo

... manuscripts has been established by Traube. There is another testimony pointing to Fulda as the oldest known source. Pope Nicholas V commissioned Enoche of Ascoli to acquire old manuscripts in Germany. Enoche used as a guide a list of works based upon observations by Poggio in Germany in 1417, listing the Apicius of Fulda. Enoche acquired the Fulda Apicius. He died in October or November, 1457. On December 10th of that year, so we know, Giovanni de'Medici requested Stefano de'Nardini, Governor of Ancona, to procure for ...
— Cooking and Dining in Imperial Rome • Apicius

... head; and did pay the cess imposed for the maintenance and encouragement of malignants; many did associate with them in expeditions of war, drawing up with them in their musters and rendezvouses, thereby countenancing a malignant cause, and listing themselves under a malignant—yea, Popish banner; many subscribed and sware themselves contrary to the covenant by taking tests, oaths, and bonds, obliging them to surcease from covenanted duties, and to keep ...
— The Auchensaugh Renovation of the National Covenant and • The Reformed Presbytery

... heard a foul out-cry before Gomez' portal; and his wife, my penitent, making doleful lamentations: thereupon, making what haste my limbs would suffer me, that are crippled with often kneeling, I saw him spurning and listing her most unmercifully; whereupon, using Christian arguments with him to desist, he fell violently upon me, without respect to my sacerdotal orders, pushed me from him, and turned me about with a finger and a thumb, just as a man would set up a top. Mercy! quoth I.—Damme! ...
— The Works of John Dryden, Vol. 6 (of 18) - Limberham; Oedipus; Troilus and Cressida; The Spanish Friar • John Dryden

... factors set forth in succeeding pages, the solution of a particular problem may call for a different listing. ...
— Sound Military Decision • U.s. Naval War College

Words linked to "Listing" :   standing, agenda, itemisation, masthead, catalog, hit list, corrigenda, inventory, enumeration, grocery list, list, key, menu, stocktaking, record, checklist, item, honours list, portfolio, organization, point, organisation, shortlist, order of business, short list, canon, playlist, free list, slate, black book, stock-taking, ticket, computer menu, bill, A-list, catalogue, shitlist, contents, calendar, database, price list, index

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