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padding

pad·ding

padding

 
pronunciation:
pae dIng
part of speech: noun
definition 1: material used as pads or to make pads or cushions.
definition 2: filler added to make something longer or thicker.
lots of padding in her speech
definition 3: the act of putting pads into or around.