Cupping - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈkʌpɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word cupping
Brit.  |kʌpɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word cupping
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to cup

noun

- a treatment in which evacuated cups are applied to the skin to draw blood through the surface

Examples

Cupping his hands against the wind, he set the cigarette alight.

Luke was sitting at his desk, one hand cupping his chin.

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