a person or thing that fills in, as a substitute, replacement, or insertion:
The company used a fill-in for workers on vacation.
a brief, informative summary; a rundown.
[fil-ing] /ˈfɪl ɪŋ/ noun 1. an act or instance of filling. 2. something that is put in to fill something else: They used sand as filling for the depression. 3. Dentistry. a substance such as cement, amalgam, gold, or the like, used to fill a cavity caused by decay in a tooth. 4. a food […]
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filling defect n. A defect in the contour of part of the gastrointestinal tract, as seen by x-ray after contrast medium has been introduced, indicating the presence of a tumor or foreign body.
noun 1. . noun 1. a knitting process in which the yarn is knitted horizontally and in a circular form.
noun 1. (def 1). noun 1. a place where petrol and other supplies for motorists are sold noun phrase A very small town; jerkwater town (1940s+)