Definition of reeding in English:

reeding

noun

  • 1A small semi-cylindrical mouldings or ornamentation.

    • ‘In July 1808 Benjamin Radford charged the Longfellows another twenty dollars for a mahogany high-post bedstead with foot posts with carved reeding and string inlay.’
    • ‘Rather than fluting the quarter columns, the maker simulated reeding with string inlay.’
    1. 1.1mass noun The making of reeded mouldings.
      ‘the lathe is used for fluting and reeding’

Pronunciation

reeding

/ˈriːdɪŋ/