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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
          • Desalting and concentration of tryptic peptides was carried out with home-made chromatographic microcolumns using GELoader tips packed with POROS R2 (Applied Biosystems, Foster City, CA, USA).
          • Platelet aggregation was measured using turbidimetric aggregometry by applying a 4-channel LBY-NJ4 aggregometer (Precil, Beijing, China).
          • Briefly, this processing includes the following: removal of nonbrain tissue using a hybrid watershed/surface deformation procedure [ …]
        2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
          • Using the 3D rotation task, Hotting and coworkers observed no difference in spatial reasoning between endurance and nonendurance training.
          • Using large dogs to attack bound, hand-cuffed prisoners is clearly torture.
          • Using cocommutativity of the Hopf algebra of symmetric functions, certain skew Schur functions are proved to be equal.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Nouns
          • Countable nouns
          • Verbs
            • Verb forms
              • Participles
                • Present participles
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          1. en usings
          2. en using up
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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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