Meaning of “slimming” in the English Dictionary

"slimming" in British English

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slimmingnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈslɪm.ɪŋ/ us /ˈslɪm.ɪŋ/ UK

the act of trying to become thinner by eating less food:

With all the diet-food and books on the market, slimming is big business these days.
slimming aids/clubs/magazines

slimmingadjective

uk /ˈslɪm.ɪŋ/ us /ˈslɪm.ɪŋ/

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