flag (2)

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • Flaw — (fl[add]), n. [OE. flai, flaw flake; cf. Sw. flaga flaw, crack, breach, flake, D. vlaag gust of wind, Norw. flage, flaag, and E. flag a flat stone.] 1. A crack or breach; a gap or fissure; a defect of continuity or cohesion; as, a flaw in a knife …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • flag — 1) refers to the state in which a vessel is registered 2) a shoal of fish (Shetland Isles dialect). Also spelled flaag …   Dictionary of ichthyology

  • Vogel — 1. A Fôglar diar so êder sjong, gung a Kâter iar inj aauer a dik me (wegh me üüb a Dâi). (Amrum.) – Haupt, VIII, 351, 19. Die Vögel, die so früh singen, mit denen geht die Katze über den Deich (am Tage weg). 2. A grosser Vogel braucht a gross… …   Deutsches Sprichwörter-Lexikon

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