hatching

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

hatching (plural hatchings)

  1. A method of shading areas of a drawing or diagram with fine parallel lines.
  2. A group of birds, reptiles, fish, insects, etc., which emerge from their eggs at the same time.
    We got a good hatching from the Swallowtail eggs.
  3. The act of an egg hatching, eclosion

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Verb[edit]

hatching

  1. Present participle of hatch.