English word filing comes from English file.
Filing detailed word origin explanation
|file || English (eng) ||(transitive) To smooth, grind, or cut with a file. (slang, archaic) A cunning or resourceful person.. A hand tool consisting of a handle to which a block of coarse metal is attached, and used for removing sharp edges or for cutting, especially through metal. |
|filing || English (eng) ||Any particle that has been removed by a file or similar implement; a shaving.. The act of storing documents in an archive; archiving. |
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