Meaning of CAPPING in English



( -s )

1. : something that caps: as

a. : rock overlying the mineral body of a mine

b. : a fore-and-aft finishing piece at the frame heads in an open boat

2. : the architectural member that serves as a cap

3. : the wax that covers honey or cells in a comb

4. : the action of one that caps

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