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Dressing commonly refers to the activity of putting on clothing. Dressing may also refer to:


  • Dressing (medical), a medical covering for a wound, usually made of cloth
  • Dressing (knot), the process of arranging a knot
  • Dressing, the application of a profile onto a grinding wheel
  • Dressing, a covering or enhanced construction method to improve an object's appearance:
  • Dressing, the preparation of an animal for consumption or sale, field dressing e.g.
    • Dressed weight, refers to the weight of an animal after being partially butchered
  • Ore dressing, mineral processing


  • Salad dressing, a type of sauce which is generally poured on a salad, or spread on the bread of a sandwich
  • Stuffing, also called dressing, a mixture of various ingredients used to fill a cavity in another food item


  • Dressed particle, a bare particle together with some excitations of other quantum fields
  • Ship dressing or dressing overall, stringing international maritime signal flags on a ship at special occasions
  • "The Dressing", an episode of the Adult Swim animated television series, Aqua Teen Hunger Force

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