Par"cel*ing, n. [Written also parcelling.]

1.

The act of dividing and distributing in portions or parts.

2. Naut.

Long, narrow slips of canvas daubed with tar and wound about a rope like a bandage, before it is served; used, also, in mousing on the stayes, etc.

 

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