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- v. Present participle of wick.
- n. The material of which wicks are made, especially a loosely braided or twisted cord or tape of cotton.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. the material of which wicks are made; esp., a loosely braided or twisted cord or tape of cotton.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In lawn-bowls, the act of caroming from one ball lying near the jack, with the effect that one's own balls lie nearer the jack than those of one's opponents: more fully termed in-and-out wicking.
- n. The material of which wicks are made, as in long pieces which can be cut at pleasure.
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