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noun [countable/uncountable] lining pronunciation in British English /ˈlaɪnɪŋ/
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  1. 1
    a piece of cloth that is fastened to the inside of something such as clothes or curtains to make them warmer or thicker

    gloves with a wool lining

  2. 2
    something put on the inside of another thing to keep it clean or to protect it

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