Blanking vs Coining - What's the difference?

blanking | coining |


As verbs the difference between blanking and coining

is that blanking is while coining is .

As nouns the difference between blanking and coining

is that blanking is an instance of something being blanked out while coining is (uncountable) a form of alternative medicine from southeast asia where a coin is rubbed vigorously on a patient's oiled skin.

blanking

English

Verb

(head)
  • Noun

    (wikipedia blanking) (en noun)
  • An instance of something being blanked out.
  • A metalworking process to form the rough shape of a sheet-metal workpiece.
  • (television) The reduction of the brightness of the scanning beam to zero when it needs to be moved without updating the picture.
  • * 2001 , A. M. Dhake, TV and Video Engineering (page 73)
  • Thus during each blanking , a line pattern of charges is read into the horizontal register in parallel.

    coining

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • Noun

  • (uncountable) A form of alternative medicine from Southeast Asia where a coin is rubbed vigorously on a patient's oiled skin.
  • (countable, linguistics) A newly created word or phrase
  • *{{quote-book
  • , year=1783 , author=Hugh Blair , editor=George Edward Griffiths , title=The Monthly Review , volume=68 , section=Art. V. Lectures on Rhetoric and Belles Lettres. citation , page= 499 , passage=Poetry admits of greater latitude than pro?e, which with re?pect to coining , or, at lea?t, new-compounding words; yet, even here, this liberty ?hould be u?ed with a ?paring hand. }}
  • *{{quote-book
  • , year=1989 , author=Horsley, G.H.R. , title=New Documents Illustrating Early Christianity , volume=5 , chapter=The Greek Documentary Evidence and NT Lexical Study: Some Soundings citation , isbn=9780858376366 , page=77 , passage=Once we move into the Patristic period, there is undoubted evidence for new coinings of words (particularly compounds) as a response to the needs of the theological debates which occurred.}}
  • *{{quote-book
  • , year= 2009 , author=Kristin Denham, Anne Lobeck , title=Linguistics for Everyone: An Introduction , chapter=Morphological Typology and Word Formation citation , isbn=9781413015898 , page= 194 , passage=Coinings' or neologisms are words that have recently been created. [...] True ' coinings , which are completely new words, are rather rare relative to the vast number of words we create by means of the other word formation processes.}}

    Synonyms

    * (newly created word) neologism