preserving (part of speech: verb)
- I am under the impression they have been bottling him up, and if I am correct, you might get a better race out of him than many people would anticipate. - "The Second String", Nat Gould.
- For bottling wine we need: 1st. - "The Cultivation of The Native Grape, and Manufacture of American Wines", George Husmann.
- Smellemout and Ketchem, a leading firm in the bottling business." - "Kincaid's Battery", George W. Cable.