firing

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Pronunciation[change]

  • IPA: /ˈfaɪrɪŋ/
  • (file)

Noun[change]

Singular
firing

Plural
firings

  1. (ceramics) Firing is the process of applying heat or fire, especially to clay, to produce pottery.
    After the pots have been glazed, they go back into the kiln for a second firing.

Verb[change]

Plain form
fire

Third-person singular
fires

Past tense
fired

Past participle
fired

Present participle
firing

  1. The present participle of fire.