marking

Definitions

General English

  • noun the action of making marks
  • noun the action of correcting something, e.g. exercises or homework

Agriculture

  • noun the practice of putting a mark on an animal to identify who it belongs to, e.g. a brand on the skin
  • noun the act of using urine to identify its territory and warn away competitors

Military

  • noun an act of making a mark
  • noun numbers, letters, symbols or insignia, which are painted or printed on an object as a means of identification
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