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springing

[spring-ing] /ˈsprɪŋ ɪŋ/
noun
1.
the act or process of a person or thing that springs.
2.
the mechanical springs or the type or arrangement of springs with which any of various devices are equipped, especially a vehicle.
3.
Architecture, spring (def 43).
Origin
1250-1300
1250-1300; Middle English; see spring, -ing1
Related forms
springingly, adverb
unspringing, adjective
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springing

/ˈsprɪŋɪŋ/
noun
1.
the level where an arch or vault rises from a support Also called spring, springing line, springing point
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