Tabling
Tabling Ta"bling, n. 1. A forming into tables; a setting down in order. [1913 Webster]

2. (Carp.) The letting of one timber into another by alternate scores or projections, as in shipbuilding. [1913 Webster]

3. (Naut.) A broad hem on the edge of a sail. --Totten. [1913 Webster]

4. Board; support. [Obs.] --Trence in English (1614). [1913 Webster]

5. Act of playing at tables. See {Table}, n., 10. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

{Tabling house}, a gambling house. [Obs.] --Northbrooke. [1913 Webster]


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