Meaning of SAMPLING in English

/ ˈsɑːmplɪŋ; NAmE ˈsæm-/ noun [ U ]


the process of taking a sample :

statistical sampling


( technical ) the process of copying and recording parts of a piece of music in an electronic form so that they can be used in a different piece of music

Oxford Advanced Learner's English Dictionary.      Оксфордский английский словарь для изучающик язык на продвинутом уровне.