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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 forg·ing /ˈforʤɪŋ, ˈfɔr-/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Forge, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Forged p. pr. & vb. n. Forging ]
 1. To form by heating and hammering; to beat into any particular shape, as a metal.
    Mars's armor forged for proof eterne.   --Shak.
 2. To form or shape out in any way; to produce; to frame; to invent.
    Those names that the schools forged, and put into the mouth of scholars, could never get admittance into common use.   --Locke.
    Do forge a life-long trouble for ourselves.   --Tennyson.
 3. To coin. [Obs.]
 4. To make falsely; to produce, as that which is untrue or not genuine; to fabricate; to counterfeit, as, a signature, or a signed document.
 That paltry story is untrue,
 And forged to cheat such gulls as you.   --Hudibras.
    Forged certificates of his . . . moral character.   --Macaulay.
 Syn: -- To fabricate; counterfeit; feign; falsify.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 For·ging n.
 1. The act of shaping metal by hammering or pressing.
 2. The act of counterfeiting.
 3. Mach. A piece of forged work in metal; -- a general name for a piece of hammered iron or steel.
    There are very few yards in the world at which such forgings could be turned out.   --London Times.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : shaping metal by heating and hammering