Bing vs Xing - What's the difference?

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As a proper noun bing

is of (etyl) origin and unknown meaning or bing can be (internet) a search engine introduced by microsoft in 2009.

bing

English

(wikipedia bing)

Noun

(en noun)
  • (slang): Prison solitary confinement, a term used by inmates.
  • (British) A heap or pile, such as a slag heap. Cognate with Scots bing.
  • The sound made by a bell, an
  • : Bing ! Ladies and gentlemen, in a few minutes the captain will turn off the fasten seatbelt sign, but for your own safety we recommend you stay seated and with your seatbelt securely fastened at all times. :: Toronto Star, "Ryanair looking at standing 'seats,' pay toilets", 2 July 2010 , Jim Rankin http://www.thestar.com/news/world/article/831562--ryanair-looking-at-standing-seats-pay-toilets (accessed 17 September 2010) : Bing Bang Boing :: Douglas Florian, 1994 http://books.google.com/books?id=KtsSWKOWfnwC&printsec=frontcover
  • v=onepage&q&f=false (accessed 17 September 2010)
  • : The Tao of Bada Bing :: David Chase, 2003 http://books.google.com/books?id=R9FlujWxnDEC&printsec=frontcover&dq=editions:ISBN1566492785 (accessed 17 September 2010)

    See also

    * ping * ding * boing * bada bing bada boom

    References

    Anagrams

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    xing

    English

    Alternative forms

    * x-ing, Xing, X-ing

    Usage notes

    Primarily used on road signs – see (road crossing). Compare with crossbuck symbol. ----