Flints.

abbr.
geogr. Flintshire

Dictionary of English abbreviation. 2013.

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  • flints — flɪnt n. type of hard stone, variety of silica; stone which is struck together to produce sparks and start a fire; something hard and stony …   English contemporary dictionary

  • flints — plural of flint present third singular of flint …   Useful english dictionary

  • Clay-with-Flints — In geology, Clay with Flints was the name given by W. Whitaker in 1861 to a peculiar deposit of stiff red, brown or yellow clay containing unworn whole flints as well as angular shattered fragments, also with a variable admixture of rounded flint …   Wikipedia

  • Liquor of flints — Flint Flint, n. [AS. flint, akin to Sw. flinta, Dan. flint; cf. OHG. flins flint, G. flinte gun (cf. E. flintlock), perh. akin to Gr. ? brick. Cf. {Plinth}.] 1. (Min.) A massive, somewhat impure variety of quartz, in color usually of a gray to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Liquor of flints — Liquor Liq uor (l[i^]k [ e]r), n. [OE. licour, licur, OF. licur, F. liqueur, fr. L. liquor, fr. liquere to be liquid. See {Liquid}, and cf. {Liqueur}.] 1. Any liquid substance, as water, milk, blood, sap, juice, or the like. [1913 Webster] 2.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • liquor of flints — Soluble glass, silicate of soda (or of potash) …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • North Downs — The North Downs near Folkestone Country England Counties Kent, Surrey …   Wikipedia

  • Die Rückkehr zur Schatzinsel (1988) — Filmdaten Deutscher Titel Die Rückkehr zur Schatzinsel Originaltitel Остров сокровищ …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Flint — Flint, n. [AS. flint, akin to Sw. flinta, Dan. flint; cf. OHG. flins flint, G. flinte gun (cf. E. flintlock), perh. akin to Gr. ? brick. Cf. {Plinth}.] 1. (Min.) A massive, somewhat impure variety of quartz, in color usually of a gray to brown or …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Flint age — Flint Flint, n. [AS. flint, akin to Sw. flinta, Dan. flint; cf. OHG. flins flint, G. flinte gun (cf. E. flintlock), perh. akin to Gr. ? brick. Cf. {Plinth}.] 1. (Min.) A massive, somewhat impure variety of quartz, in color usually of a gray to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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