licking

  1. an unsuccessful ending
  2. beat thoroughly in a competition or fight
  3. pass the tongue over
  4. find the solution to (a problem or question)

Licking

• (n.) A flogging or castigation. • (n.) A lapping with the tongue. • (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Lick
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licking

(from the article `reproductive behaviour`) An early characteristic behaviour in mammals following birth is that of the mother licking the newborn. This serves at least two functions—one is ...
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Licking

Lick'ing noun 1. A lapping with the tongue. 2. A flogging or castigation. [ Colloq. or Low]
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/L/38

Licking

Licking, river, c.320 mi (515 km) long, rising in E Ky. and flowing NW to the Ohio River opposite Cincinnati; the North and South Forks are its chief tributaries. The Licking was an important means of travel for Native Americans and pioneers and later a busy trade route. In 1780, at the river's mout...
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