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Overview of noun stocking

The noun stocking has 2 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (4) stocking

(close-fitting hosiery to cover the foot and leg; come in matched pairs (usually used in the plural))

2. (1) stocking

(the activity of supplying a stock of something; "he supervised the stocking of the stream with trout")


Overview of verb stock

The verb stock has 7 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (2) stock, carry, stockpile

(have on hand; "Do you carry kerosene heaters?")

2. stock

(equip with a stock; "stock a rifle")

3. stock

(supply with fish; "stock a lake")

4. stock

(supply with livestock; "stock a farm")

5. stock, buy in, stock up

(amass so as to keep for future use or sale or for a particular occasion or use; "let's stock coffee as long as prices are low")

6. stock

(provide or furnish with a stock of something; "stock the larder with meat")

7. sprout, stock

(put forth and grow sprouts or shoots; "the plant sprouted early this year")

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