treading

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English tredynge, tredyng; equivalent to tread +‎ -ing.

Verb[edit]

treading

  1. present participle of tread

Noun[edit]

treading (plural treadings)

  1. The act of one who treads.
    • 1859, Victor Regnault, Elements of Chemistry
      [Skins] must be submitted to several washings, treadings, and stretchings, before they acquire the necessary pliancy.

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