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English definition of “handling”

handling

noun [U] uk   /ˈhænd.lɪŋ/ us  

handling noun [U] (DEALING WITH)

the way that someone deals with a situation or person: President Kennedy made his reputation with his handling of the Cuban missile crisis.

handling noun [U] (OPERATING)

how easy a vehicle is to control: Power steering can dramatically improve a car's handling.
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