Meaning of “filling” in the English Dictionary

"filling" in American English

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us /ˈfɪl·ɪŋ/

making you feel full after eating only a small amount:

This chocolate cake is very filling.

fillingnoun [ C/U ]

us /ˈfɪl·ɪŋ/

a material put inside of something:

[ U ] What sort of filling do these pillows have?

A filling is also a substance put into the space in a tooth where decayed material has been removed.

(Definition of “filling” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)