- (uncountable) The act or process in which an agent (person or computer) parses something (a text, a program).
- Parsing can be difficult.
- (countable) An instance of that act or process; a parse.
- A parsing of a sentence about a horse can yield several possible results.
- (countable) Any result of such an instance; a parse.
- Upon review, for the word horse, the parsing "animal" was rejected in favor of the parsing "piece of gymnastic equipment".