Etymology
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edging (n.)

1570s, "the putting of a border," verbal noun from edge (v.). Meaning "a border, that which is added to form an edge" is from 1660s; that of "the trimming of lawn edges" is from 1858.

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Definitions of edging

edging (n.)
border consisting of anything placed on the edge to finish something (such as a fringe on clothing or on a rug);
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