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Fleshing Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Flesh \Flesh\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Fleshed; p. pr. & vb. n. Fleshing.]
  1. To feed with flesh, as an incitement to further exertion; to initiate; -- from the practice of training hawks and dogs by feeding them with the first game they take, or other flesh. Hence, to use upon flesh (as a murderous weapon) so as to draw blood, especially for the first time. Full bravely hast thou fleshed Thy maiden sword. --Shak. The wild dog Shall flesh his tooth on every innocent. --Shak.
  2. To glut; to satiate; hence, to harden, to accustom. ``Fleshed in triumphs.'' --Glanvill. Old soldiers Fleshed in the spoils of Germany and France. --Beau. & Fl.
  3. (Leather Manufacture) To remove flesh, membrance, etc., from, as from hides.
Fleshing Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Fleshing \Flesh"ing\, n. A person devoted to fleshly things. [Obs.] --Spenser.
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    • Elvis Costello looks at the orchestral possibilities in Bowl shows
      British singer-songwriter Elvis Costello plans to take full advantage of the L.A. Phil in his Hollywood Bowl shows this week, with an eye to fleshing out songs the way they were originally intended. British singer-songwriter Elvis Costello plans to take full advantage of the L.A. Phil in his Hollywood Bowl shows this week, with an eye to fleshing out songs the way Read more on this news related to 'Fleshing'
    • Greco’s Pastaria brings pizza, pasta to Main Street Frisco
      Greco’s Pastaria launched with a soft opening and a limited menu on Wednesday, July 2, but the restaurant quickly upped the ante by fleshing out its dining options, building a beer and wine list and attracting repeat customers. Read more on this news related to 'Fleshing'

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