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English definition of “filing”

filing

noun [U]
 
 
/ˈfaɪlɪŋ/
the act of putting documents into files: He went into the office on Sunday to do some filing.
the act of officially recording something, for example, your accounts: He was found guilty of assisting the filing of false tax returns.
→ See also regulatory filing
(Definition of filing from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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