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See also: sǐdìng

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EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

side +‎ -ing (material, collection).

NounEdit

siding (plural sidings)

  1. (Canada, US) A building material which covers and protects the sides of a house or other building.
    Ugh. If there's one thing I can't stand it's cheesy vinyl siding.
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Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

siding

  1. present participle of side
    Whenever he hears an argument, he can't help siding with one party or the other.

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Etymology 3Edit

side +‎ -ing (derivative noun, having the quality of).

NounEdit

siding (plural sidings)

  1. (rail transport) A second, relatively short length of track just to the side of a railroad track, joined to the main track by switches at one or both ends, used either for loading or unloading freight, storing trains or other rail vehicles; or to allow two trains on a same track to meet (opposite directions) or pass (same direction) (the latter sense is probably an American definition).

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(railroad side track): railroad siding, sidetrack, lay-by (UK)

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Limos KalingaEdit

NounEdit

siding

  1. (anatomy) mole