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Definitions of dressing:

part of speech: noun

The act of putting on clothes; sauce or stuffing for food; as, a mayonnaise dressing; a beating; a reprimand; medicines, bandages, etc., applied to a wound.

part of speech: noun

Matter, as manure, applied to land; a preparation to fit for use; an application made to a wound; in familiar language, a flogging or beating.

part of speech: present participle

of Dress.

part of speech: noun

Dress or clothes: manure given to land: matter used to give stiffness and gloss to cloth: the bandage, etc., applied to a sore: an ornamental moulding.

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