Definition of Readings. Meaning of Readings. Synonyms of Readings

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Definition of Readings

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 Readings from wikipedia

- Reading is the complex cognitive process of decoding symbols to derive meaning. It is a form of language processing. Success in this process is measured...
- the more common readings include Tarot reading, email psychic reading, palm reading, psychometry, aura readings, or astrological readings. Astrology is...
- Reading (/ˈrɛdɪŋ/ (listen) RED-ing) is a large, historic university and minster town in Berkshire, South East England. It is in the Thames Valley at the...
- The Primakov Readings (Russian: Примаковские чтения) is an international summit aimed at promoting dialogue on trends in global politics and economics...
- and colloquial readings of Chinese characters—borrowed readings and native readings. In Chinese these borrowed readings and native readings are etymologically...
- between first and second readings and (for private member bills) between preliminary and first readings, and the first reading includes a debate on the...
- Mark Readings is an Australian sports journalist and commentator. He is currently a reporter for Today Tonight and also commentates Australian rules football...
- The Bausch and Lomb Keratometer is a one position keratometer that gives readings in dioptric form. It differs from the Javal-Schiotz in that object size...
- competitions. In January 2003 Readings left to pursue a professional career in New Zealand. From 2009 to 2012, Readings coached the New Zealand women's...
- Reading Magic: How your child can learn to read before school - and other read-aloud miracles is a 2001 book by Mem Fox. In it, Fox propounds reading...
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