Definition of Stroking. Meaning of Stroking. Synonyms of Stroking

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Definition of Stroking

Stroking
Stroking Strok"ing, n. 1. The act of rubbing gently with the hand, or of smoothing; a stroke. I doubt not with one gentle stroking to wipe away ten thousand tears. --Milton. 2. (Needlework) The act of laying small gathers in cloth in regular order. 3. pl. See Stripping, 2. --Smollett.

Meaning of Stroking from wikipedia

- results in cell death. Stroke or stroking may also refer to: Stroke (composition), a 2010 orchestral composition by Joan Tower Stroke (film), a 1992 Canadian...
- A stroke is a medical condition in which poor blood flow to the brain causes cell death. There are two main types of stroke: ischemic, due to lack of...
- The Strokes are an American rock band from New York City. Formed in 1998, the band is composed of singer Julian Casablancas, guitarists Nick Valensi and...
- Four-stroking is a condition of two-stroke engines where combustion occurs every four strokes or more, rather than every two. Though normal in some instances...
- "The Stroke" is a song written and recorded by American rock artist Billy Squier. It was released in 1981 as the debut single from his 3× Platinum album...
- engine Four-stroking Junkers Jumo 205 Kadenacy effect Rolls-Royce Crecy Rotary engine Six-stroke engines Twingle engine Two- and four-stroke engines Wärtsilä-Sulzer...
- Heat stroke or heatstroke, also known as sun stroke, is a severe heat illness that results in a body temperature greater than 40.0 °C (104.0 °F), along...
- engine, the term stroke has the following related meanings: A phase of the engine's cycle (e.g. compression stroke, exhaust stroke), during which the...
- A four-stroke (also four-cycle) engine is an internal combustion (IC) engine in which the piston completes four separate strokes while turning the crankshaft...
- The stroke index is a numbering system used in handicap golf competitions. The rules of golf require that the committee in charge of a competition publish...