Meaning of “heaping” in the English Dictionary

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"heaping" in British English

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heapingadjective [ before noun ]

uk /ˈhiː.pɪŋ/ us /ˈhiː.pɪŋ/ US

(Definition of “heaping” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"heaping" in American English

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heapingadjective [ not gradable ]

us /ˈhi·pɪŋ/

(of an amount of something esp. in a spoon) filling it to a rounded level above the top:

a heaping teaspoon of sugar

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