Definition of reading:

part of speech: adjective

Addicted to reading.

part of speech: noun

Perusal; recital; interpretation or language of a passage.

part of speech: noun

Perusal of written or printed matter; study of books; scholarship; public recital; as, to give readings from the poets; form of a particular passage in a book; as, various readings of a passage in Shakespeare; written or printed matter to be perused; manner of interpreting; as, an actor's reading of his lines; that which is shown by a scientific instrument; as, the reading of a gas meter.

part of speech: noun

Act of reading: persual: study of books: public or formal recital: the way in which a passage reads: an interpretation of a passage or work.

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