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EN[ˈjuːzɪŋ]
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    Definition of using in English Dictionary

  • NounPLusingsSUF-ing
    1. use.
    2. Verb
      1. present participle of use.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • The fresh oleoresin was collected using 1.5 mL polyethylene tube for each sample and the tube was hermitically closed and refrigerated until the analysis.
          • In Oregon, elections are conducted using vote-by-mail.
          • Band intensities in slot blots and western blots were visualized with ECL (Pierce) and scanned for densitometrical quantification using ImageJ software (National Institutes of Health).
        2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
          • Using some tweezers, he worked the bee sting out of his hand.
          • Using a time machine caused Gene serious confusion. - [1]
          • Using large dogs to attack bound, hand-cuffed prisoners is clearly torture.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Nouns
          • Countable nouns
          • Verbs
            • Verb forms
              • Participles
                • Present participles
          Related Links:
          1. en usings
          2. en using up
          Source: Wiktionary
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          Meaning of using for the defined word.

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