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jettying

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[ˈdʒɛtɪɪŋ], (Noun)

Definitions:
- The construction of a jetty or jetties, especially as a means of protecting a shoreline, river bank, etc.; protection by jetties.

- The construction of an upper storey (especially of an early timber-framed building) which projects or juts out beyond a lower load-bearing wall.


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Origin:
late 18th century. Partly (in early use) from jetty + -ing, and partly (in later use) from jetty + -ing


[ˈdʒɛtɪɪŋ], (Adjective)

Definitions:
- Projecting; jutting out.


Phrases:

Origin:
early 17th century; earliest use found in Thomas Heywood (c1573–1641), playwright and poet. From jetty + -ing




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