Meaning of HUNTING in English

HUNTING

/hun"ting/ , n.

1. the act of a person, animal, or thing that hunts.

2. Elect. the periodic oscillating of a rotating electromechanical system about a mean space position, as in a synchronous motor.

adj.

3. of, for, engaged in, or used while hunting: a hunting cap.

[ bef. 950; ME huntung (n.), OE huntung ( e ). See HUNT, -ING 1 , -ING 2 ]

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