lancing

EnglishEdit

VerbEdit

lancing

  1. Present participle of lance.

NounEdit

lancing (plural lancings)

  1. The act by which something is lanced.
    • 2011, Paul Oppenheimer, Machiavelli: A Life Beyond Ideology (page 46)
      Bernardo's physicians treated their lawyer-patient in the ordinary ignorant ways, with debilitating bleedings, plus helpful lancings of the abscessed boils.
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