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Etymology 1Edit

From Middle English motinge, moting, from Old English mōtung, equivalent to moot +‎ -ing.

NounEdit

mooting (plural mootings)

  1. The activity of taking part in a moot court.
    • William Cobbett
      In this he had been guided, not by the mootings of lawyers, not by the reveries of pamphlets, not by the conversation of coffee-houses, but by the opinions of minds that were fitter to direct than to co-operate with such minds as his.

Etymology 2Edit

From moot +‎ -ing.

VerbEdit

mooting

  1. present participle of moot