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  • v. Present participle of patch.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act of mending a hole in a garment by sewing a patch over it.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of mending by the addition of a patch or patches.
  • n. A patch, or patches collectively; a patched place.
  • n. Wadding for a rifle-ball.
  • n. Patchery; hypocrisy.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the act of mending a hole in a garment by sewing a patch over it

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  • I've never heard patching used in this context:
    "Apple picking and pumpkin patching is out because they did it last weekend.”

    July 13, 2012