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  • Forming may refer to:
  • "Forming" (song), a song by the Germs
  • Forming (metalworking), a metalworking process where a workpiece is reshaped without adding or removing material
  • Cold forming or work hardening
  • Roll forming

    Definition of forming in English Dictionary

  • NounPLformingsPREfor-SUF-ing
    1. The act by which something is formed; formation.
    2. Verb
      1. present participle of form.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • n the wintertime, heavy truck tires dig into the road, forming potholes. ‎
          • Antennal bases enlarged, forming straight bidentate horns, tapered and pointed ventroapically.
          • The more the backstay is tightened, the less the headstay will sag off to leeward, forming a rigid and more efficient arc along the luff of the genoa while beating to weather.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Nouns
          • Countable nouns
          • Verbs
            • Verb forms
              • Participles
                • Present participles
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          Meaning of forming for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "forming" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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