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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Carrying \Car"ry*ing\, n. The act or business of transporting from one place to another. [1913 Webster] Carrying place, a carry; a portage. Carrying trade, the business of transporting goods, etc., from one place or country to another by water or land; freighting. [1913 Webster] We are rivals with them in . . . the carrying trade. --Jay. [1913 Webster]