Main definitions of palleting in English

: palleting1palleting2

palleting1

(also palletting)

noun

historicalNautical
  • A raised platform in the magazine of a warship on which the powder barrels are stored.

Origin

Mid 18th century. Origin uncertain. Perhaps compare pallet or pallet.

Pronunciation

palleting

/ˈpalɪtɪŋ/

Main definitions of palleting in English

: palleting1palleting2

palleting2

noun

  • The construction of pallets.

Origin

1950s; earliest use found in The Frederick News. From pallet + -ing.

Pronunciation

palleting

/ˈpalɪtɪŋ/