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governing

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  • Governing may refer to:
  • Government, the system by which a state or community is governed
  • Governing (magazine), a national monthly magazine covering state and local government in the United States

    Definition of governing in English Dictionary

  • VerbBFgovernSGgovernsPT, PPgovernedSUF-ing
    1. present participle of govern.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
        • ...It regulates and governs the Passions of the Mind, and brings them into due moderation and frame...
        • MicroRNAs (miRNAs) have been implicated in governing lineage specification and differentiation in multiple organs; however, little is known about their specific roles in mammopoiesis.
        • When Ireland was a kingdom and when it was part of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, the island was governed by a Viceroy representing the English King/Queen.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Verbs
        • Verb forms
          • Participles
            • Present participles

      Other Vocabulary

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      2. en overring
      3. en overking
      4. en hovering
      5. en overwing
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      Grammatically, this word "governing" is a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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