paring

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English[edit]

Verb[edit]

paring

  1. Present participle of pare.

Noun[edit]

paring (plural parings)

  1. A fragment or shaving that has been pared.

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Hyphenation: pa‧ring

Etymology[edit]

From paren (to pair; to mate, to copulate) +‎ -ing

Noun[edit]

paring f (plural paringen, diminutive parinkje n)

  1. pairing (in a tournament)
  2. copulation, mating