Definition of Reading. Meaning of Reading. Synonyms of Reading

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Definition of Reading

Reading
Reading Read"ing, n. 1. The act of one who reads; perusal; also, printed or written matter to be read. 2. Study of books; literary scholarship; as, a man of extensive reading. 3. A lecture or prelection; public recital. The Jews had their weekly readings of the law. --Hooker. 4. The way in which anything reads; force of a word or passage presented by a documentary authority; lection; version. 5. Manner of reciting, or acting a part, on the stage; way of rendering. [Cant] 6. An observation read from the scale of a graduated instrument; as, the reading of a barometer. Reading of a bill (Legislation), its normal recital, by the proper officer, before the House which is to consider it.
Reading
Reading Read"ing, a. 1. Of or pertaining to the act of reading; used in reading. 2. Addicted to reading; as, a reading community. Reading book, a book for teaching reading; a reader. Reading desk, a desk to support a book while reading; esp., a desk used while reading the service in a church. Reading glass, a large lens with more or less magnifying power, attached to a handle, and used in reading, etc. Reading man, one who reads much; hence, in the English universities, a close, industrious student. Reading room, a room appropriated to reading; a room provided with papers, periodicals, and the like, to which persons resort.

Meaning of Reading from wikipedia

- Reading is the process of taking in the sense or meaning of letters, symbols, etc., especially by sight or touch. For educators and researchers, reading...
- Reading (/ˈrɛdɪŋ/ (listen) RED-ing) is a town and borough in Berkshire, South-East England. Located in the Thames Valley at the confluence of the rivers...
- Cold reading is a set of techniques used by mentalists, psychics, fortune-tellers, and mediums. Without prior knowledge, a practiced cold-reader can quickly...
- Reading comprehension is the ability to process text, understand its meaning, and to integrate with what the reader already knows. Fundamental skills...
- Look up mind-reading in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Mind reading may refer to: Discernment of Spirits Telepathy, the transfer of information between...
- acquisition by Conrail. Commonly called the Reading Railroad, and logotyped as Reading Lines, the Reading Company was a railroad holding company for the...
- The Reading Post (until 2009, the Reading Evening Post) was an English local newspaper covering Reading, Berkshire and surrounding areas. The title page...
- Reading (/ˈrɛdɪŋ/ RED-ing; Pennsylvania Dutch: Reddin) is a city in and the county seat of Berks County, Pennsylvania. With a po****tion of 95,112 as...
- and colloquial readings of Chinese characters—borrowed readings and native readings. In Chinese these borrowed readings and native readings are etymologically...
- Speed reading is any of many techniques claiming to improve one's ability to read quickly. Speed-reading methods include chunking and minimizing subvocalization...