mounting definition

  • noun:
    • a thing that functions as a support, setting, or backing: a mounting for a gem.
    • Something mounted; an attachment
    • The work of one that mounts.
    • That by which any such thing is ready for use, or set-off to feature; equipment; decoration; environment.
    • just like Carriage.
    • The act of rising or ascending; especially, the work to getting on horseback; ascent; soaring.
    • The act or art of establishing loaded skins of animals in a normal mindset; taxidermy.
    • That which serves to attach something, as a sword-blade, a print, or a gem: see mount, verb, 7.
    • That which is or may be mounted for use or ornament: as, the mountings for an angler's rod.
    • just like use, 5.
    • framework useful for help or show
    • a meeting that involves increasing to an increased point (like in height or temperature or intensity etc.)
  • adjective:
    • that will continue to install; steadily accumulating.
  • verb:
    • provide participle of mount.
  • others:
    • In heraldry, rising or climbing: applied to beasts of chase if they are represented within the place labeled as widespread in the event of a beast of victim. Compare mountant.

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