Flocky
Flocky Flock"y, a. Abounding with flocks; floccose. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • flocky — [fläk′ē] adj. flockier, flockiest flocculent; floccose …   English World dictionary

  • flocky — ˈfläkē adjective ( er/ est) Etymology: Middle English, from flock (III) + y : resembling or full of flock a flocky surface coarse flocky wool …   Useful english dictionary

  • flocky — /flok ee/, adj., flockier, flockiest. like or characterized by flocks or tufts; flocculent. [1590 1600; FLOCK2 + Y1] * * * …   Universalium

  • flocky — adj. floccose, having small tufts; flocculent, having flocks, resembling tufts of hair or wool …   English contemporary dictionary

  • flocky — /ˈflɒki/ (say flokee) adjective (flockier, flockiest) like flocks or tufts; flocculent. {flock2 + y1} …   Australian English dictionary

  • Frock — (fr[o^]k), n. [F. froc a monk s cowl, coat, garment, LL. frocus, froccus, flocus, floccus, fr. L. floccus a flock of wool; hence orig., a flocky cloth or garment; cf. L. flaccus flabby, E. flaccid.] 1. A loose outer garment; especially, a gown… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Frock coat — Frock Frock (fr[o^]k), n. [F. froc a monk s cowl, coat, garment, LL. frocus, froccus, flocus, floccus, fr. L. floccus a flock of wool; hence orig., a flocky cloth or garment; cf. L. flaccus flabby, E. flaccid.] 1. A loose outer garment;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Smock frock — Frock Frock (fr[o^]k), n. [F. froc a monk s cowl, coat, garment, LL. frocus, froccus, flocus, floccus, fr. L. floccus a flock of wool; hence orig., a flocky cloth or garment; cf. L. flaccus flabby, E. flaccid.] 1. A loose outer garment;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ron Flockhart (ice hockey) — Infobox Ice Hockey Player image size = 230 px position = Centre shoots = Left height ft = 5 height in = 11 weight lb = 185 nationality = CAN birth date = Birth date and age|1960|10|10|mf=y birth place = Smithers, BC, CAN career start = 1980… …   Wikipedia

  • flocculent — flocculence, flocculency, n. flocculently, adv. /flok yeuh leuhnt/, adj. 1. like a clump or tuft of wool. 2. covered with a soft, woolly substance. 3. consisting of or containing loose woolly masses. 4. flocky. 5. Chem. consisting of flocs and… …   Universalium

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