# tilting

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## EnglishEdit

### VerbEdit

**tilting**

### NounEdit

**tilting** (*countable and uncountable*, *plural* **tiltings**)

- The motion of something that tilts; a tilt.
- The process by which blister steel is rendered ductile by being forged with a tilt hammer.
- A charging with a lance, as in jousting.

### AdjectiveEdit

**tilting** (*not comparable*)

- (mathematics) Having the property that it is the quotient of a projective module by a projective submodule, having an ext functor with itself of 0, and there being a right module as the kernel of a surjective morphism between finite direct sums of its direct summands.