Capping definition

The process of covering a borehole in order to seal an oil well.
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The selling of a security etc close to an expiry date.
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(mathematics) The conversion of a polyhedron into a stellated polyhedron by raising a pyramid on each face.
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Present participle of cap.
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The act of removing one's hat as a token of respect.
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(geology) Rock that overlies a mineral deposit.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
capping
Plural:
cappings

Origin of capping

  • From cap +‎ -ing.

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