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  Words related to filling

Related / Similar Words: woof, weft, pick, fill

 

Definition:
  • the act of filling something;
  • (dentistry) a dental appliance consisting of any of various substances (as metal or plastic) inserted into a prepared cavity in a tooth; "when he yawned I could see the gold fillings in his teeth"; "an informal British term for `filling'' is `stopping''";
  • the yarn woven across the warp yarn in weaving;
  • a food mixture used to fill pastry or sandwiches etc.;
  • flow into something (as a container);
  • any material that fills a space or container; "there was not enough fill for the trench";

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    Hyponyms: saturation, flood, flowage, inlay, lekvar, refilling, replenishment, replacement, renewal, cement

     

    Substance Meronyms: fabric, cloth, material, textile

     

    Part Meronyms: weave

     

    Derivational Morphology: fill, fill up, make full

     

     
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