Meaning of SHAVING in English

transcription, транскрипция: [ ʃeɪvɪŋ ]

( shavings)

Shavings are small very thin pieces of wood or other material which have been cut from a larger piece.

The floor was covered with shavings from his wood carvings.

...metal shavings.

N-COUNT : usu pl

see also shave

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