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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hounding  \Hound"ing\,  n. 
  1.  The  act  of  one  who  hounds. 
 
  2.  (Naut.)  The  part  of  a  mast  below  the  hounds  and  above  the 
  deck. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hound  \Hound\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Hounded};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Hounding}.] 
  1.  To  set  on  the  chase;  to  incite  to  pursuit;  as  to  hounda 
  dog  at  a  hare;  to  hound  on  pursuers.  --Abp.  Bramhall. 
 
  2.  To  hunt  or  chase  with  hounds,  or  as  with  hounds. 
  --L'Estrange. 




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