\swˈɛtɪŋ], \swˈɛtɪŋ], \s_w_ˈɛ_t_ɪ_ŋ]\
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1. Perspiring. 2. Causing profuse perspiration.
By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop
The act of making to sweat; a kind of fermentation in the manufacture of tobacco-leaf for use; a process of fraudulently lessening the weight of gold coin by shaking them in a bag; the employment of working tailors at low wages.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
By Smith Ely Jelliffe
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- A species of PERCIFORMES commonly used in saline aquaculture.