flint

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈflɪnt/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/flɪnt/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(flint)

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flint

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. made [fire, sparks] using flint
  2. [using, with] flint and steel
  3. strike the flint with steel
  4. extract flint from [chalk cliffs, the rocks]
  5. [houses, properties] built of brick and flint
  6. flint-colored [tones, eyes, clothes, surfaces]
  7. need to [change, replace] the lighter flint
n as adj
  1. [strike, shape] a flint stone
  2. [make, craft] an arrowhead from flint stone
  3. flint arrowheads
  4. [made, fitted, covered] with flint glass
  5. flint [implements, filings, flakes]
  6. [black, gray] flint nodules
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