making

making
making UK US /ˈmeɪkɪŋ/ noun
[S] the process of doing or producing something: »

We recommend the making of a back-up copy to prevent you losing any work.

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A number of pre-conditions have to be fulfilled prior to the making of any offer.

in the making — Cf. in the making
be of sb's own making — Cf. be of sb's own making
be the making of sb — Cf. be the making of sb
have (all) the makings of — Cf. have the makings of

Financial and business terms. 2012.

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