Definition of germing in US English:

germing

noun

rare
  • Germination; budding, sprouting, growth; an instance of this. Chiefly figurative and in figurative contexts.

adjective

rare
  • Germinating; sprouting, budding; growing.

Origin

Mid 19th century. From germ + -ing. Compare earlier germinating and germination<br>mid 18th century; earliest use found in John Needham (1713–1781), Roman Catholic priest and natural scientist. From germ + -ing.

Pronunciation

germing

/ˈdʒəːmɪŋ/