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English definition of “reading”

reading

noun     /ˈriːdɪŋ/
ACTIVITY [U] A1 the activity or skill of reading books: I did a lot of reading on holiday.Reading
EVENT [C] an event at which someone reads something to an audience: a poetry reading Reading
MEASUREMENT [C] the measurement that is shown on a piece of measuring equipment: It's best to take a meter reading as soon as you move in.Measurements in general
(Definition of reading noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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