matching

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Combination of match and the present participle suffix: -ing.

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Adjective[edit]

matching (comparative better matching, superlative best matching)

  1. The same as another; sharing the same design.
    A matching set of furniture

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Verb[edit]

matching

  1. Present participle of match.

Noun[edit]

matching (plural matchings)

  1. (graph theory) A set of independent edges in a given graph, i.e. a set of edges which do not intersect: so-called because pairs of vertices are "matched" to each other one-to-one.

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