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dishing

[′dish·iŋ]
(engineering)
In metal-forming or plastics-molding operations, producing a shallow concave surface.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

dishing

The grading of the surface of the ground or pavement, usually to promote drainage.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.