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English Dictionary: shingling by the DICT Development Group
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
shingling
n
  1. (geology) sediment in which flat pebbles are uniformly tilted in the same direction
  2. the laying on of shingles; "shingling is a craft very different from carpentry"
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Shingling \Shin"gling\, n.
      1. The act of covering with shingles; shingles, collectively;
            a covering made of shingles.
  
      2. (Metal) The process of expelling scori[91] and other
            impurities by hammering and squeezing, in the production
            of wrought iron.
  
      {Shingling hammer}, a ponderous hammer moved by machinery,
            used in shingling puddled iron.
  
      {Shingling mill}, a mill or forge where puddled iron is
            shingled.

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Shingle \Shin"gle\, v. t. [imp. &. p. p. {Shingled}; p. pr. &
      vb. n. {Shingling}.]
      1. To cover with shingles; as, to shingle a roof.
  
                     They shingle their houses with it.      --Evelyn.
  
      2. To cut, as hair, so that the ends are evenly exposed all
            over the head, as shingles on a roof.
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