Meaning of FOOTING in English

FOOTING

n.

1.

Foothold.

2.

Basis, foundation, groundwork.

3.

Rank, standing, grade, state, status, condition.

4.

Settlement, establishment, stable position.

5.

Sum total ( of a column of figures ).

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