Finikin
Finikin Fin"i*kin, a. [Fine, a. + -kin.] Precise in trifles; idly busy. [Colloq.] --Smart. [1913 Webster]

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  • finikin — fin·i·kin …   English syllables

  • Finnikin — Fin ni*kin, n. (Zo[ o]l.) A variety of pigeon, with a crest somewhat resembling the mane of a horse. [Written also {finikin}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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