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- Present participle of address.
- A process of putting a person's name and address on an item of mail
- (computing) Any of several methods of locating and accessing information within storage
- (linguistics) A mode, manner, or form of direct one's speech to an audience.
2010, R. S. Perinbanayagam, Discursive acts: language, signs, and selves, page 118:
- Just as a social inferior should not adopt a domineering structure of words and addressings, so a social superior must manage to inject just the right degree of condescension into his or her locutions
the process of placing an address on something
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