Meaning of HUNTING in English

HUNTING

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈhən-tiŋ ]

noun

Date: before 12th century

1. : the act of one that hunts ; specifically : the pursuit of game

2. : the process of hunting

3.

a. : a periodic variation in speed of a synchronous electrical machine

b. : a self-induced and undesirable oscillation of a variable above and below the desired value in an automatic control system

c. : a continuous attempt by an automatically controlled system to find a desired equilibrium condition

Merriam-Webster's Collegiate English vocabulary.      Энциклопедический словарь английского языка Merriam Webster.