Pronunciation: (pud'ling), [key]
1. the act of a person or thing that puddles.
2. Metall.the act or process of melting pig iron in a reverberatory furnace (pud'dling fur"nace) and converting it into wrought iron.
3. the act or method of making puddle.
4. puddle (def. 3).
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