Tying
Tying \Ty"ing\, p. pr. of {Tie}. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Tying — can refer to: * Knot tying techniques of fastening ropes * Tying (commerce) making customer buy one thing to get another …   Wikipedia

  • tying — ty·ing adj: of, relating to, or being an arrangement or agreement in which a seller will sell a product to a buyer only if the buyer will also buy another product; also: of or being the product that will not be sold without the other ◇ A tying… …   Law dictionary

  • Tying — Ty ing, n. (Mining) The act or process of washing ores in a buddle. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • tying — [tī′iŋ] vt., vi. prp. of TIE …   English World dictionary

  • tying — A term which, as used in a contract of lease of patented machinery means that the lessee has secured only limited rights of use, and that if he exceeds such limited rights by agreeing not to use the machines of others he may lose his lease. See… …   Black's law dictionary

  • Tying — An often illegal arrangement where, in order to buy one product, the consumer must purchase another product that exists in a separate market. Tying falls under the wider legal umbrella of illegal competition that was originally censured by the… …   Investment dictionary

  • Tying — Tie Tie, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Tied}(Obs. {Tight}); p. pr. & vb. n. {Tying}.] [OE. ti?en, teyen, AS. t[=i]gan, ti[ e]gan, fr. te[ a]g, te[ a]h, a rope; akin to Icel. taug, and AS. te[ o]n to draw, to pull. See {Tug}, v. t., and cf. {Tow} to drag.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • tying — present part of tie …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • tying — /tuy ing/, v. present participle of tie. * * * …   Universalium

  • tying — noun Action of the verb to tie; ligature …   Wiktionary

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