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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Sinking \Sink"ing\, a. & n. from Sink. [1913 Webster] Sinking fund. See under Fund. Sinking head (Founding), a riser from which the mold is fed as the casting shrinks. See Riser, n., 4. Sinking pump, a pump which can be lowered in a well or a mine shaft as the level of the water sinks. [1913 Webster]