shuttering

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shuttering (plural shutterings)

  1. The act of closing something with shutters.
  2. (figuratively) The winding down of a business, a publication, etc.
    • 2013, Richard J. Arndt, Horror Comics in Black and White: A History and Catalog, 1964-2004
      In the long run, Marvel's B&W newsstand efforts outlasted the closing and shutterings of both Skywald and Warren's doors but the longest lived of their horror titles only lasted two years, from 1973–1975.
  3. (construction) Formwork.

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shuttering

  1. present participle of shutter