Forwarding For"ward*ing, n. 1. The act of one who forwards; the act or occupation of transmitting merchandise or other property for others. [1913 Webster]

2. (Bookbinding) The process of putting a book into its cover, and making it ready for the finisher. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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