AskDefine | Define fluting

Dictionary Definition

fluting n : a groove or furrow in cloth etc especially the shallow concave groove on the shaft of a column [syn: flute]

User Contributed Dictionary



  1. present participle of flute


  1. A decoration consisting of parallel, normally vertical, flutes (grooves) incised into the surface
  2. The act of making such grooves

Extensive Definition

Fluting may refer to:
fluting in Finnish: Vakouma
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