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Noun: fixings  fik-singz
  1. Food that is a component of a mixture in cooking
    "the recipe lists all the fixings for a salad";
    - ingredient
     
  2. The accessories that normally accompany (something or some activity)
    "an elaborate formal dinner with all the fixings";
    - trimmings, trappings, paraphernalia, accoutrements
Noun: fixing  fik-sing
  1. The act of putting something in working order again
    - repair, fix, fixture, mend, mending, reparation
     
  2. Restraint that attaches to something or holds something in place
    - fastener, fastening, holdfast
     
  3. The sterilization of an animal
    - neutering, altering
     
  4. (histology) the preservation and hardening of a tissue sample to retain as nearly as possible the same relations they had in the living body
    - fixation

Type of: accessory, add-on, appurtenance, bolt-on, constraint, food product, foodstuff, improvement, preservation, restraint, sterilisation [Brit], sterilization, supplement

Part of: dish, plastination

Encyclopedia: Fixing