Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The act of fastening with a string, rope, or chain; also, a fastening: as, the tyings were of blue silk.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • p. pr. of tie.
  • noun (Mining) The act or process of washing ores in a buddle.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Action of the verb to tie; ligature.
  • noun mining The act or process of washing ores in a buddle.
  • verb Present participle of tie.

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

  • noun the act of tying or binding things together

Etymologies

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tie +‎ -ing

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