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yielding meaning

EN[-iːldɪŋ]
  • NounPLyieldingsSUF-ing
    1. A concession.
    2. Verb
      1. present participle of yield.
      2. AdjectiveCOMmore yieldingSUPmost yielding
        1. Docile, or inclined to give way to pressure.
        2. More Examples
          1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
            • The assessor can then be asked to successively divide an interval into equally likely segments yielding the octiles (X.125, X.875), hexadeciles (X.0625, X.9375), etc., etc.
            • We absolutely do renounce or waive our own opinions, absolutely yielding to the direction of others.

        Meaning of yielding for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "yielding" is an adjective. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
        • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
          1. Adjectives
            • Nouns
              • Countable nouns
              • Verbs
                • Verb forms
                  • Participles
                    • Present participles
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