Definition of Flittern

1. a. A term applied to the bark obtained from young oak trees.



Definition of Flittern

1. Noun. (obsolete) The bark obtained from young oak trees. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Flittern

1. an oak sapling [n -S]

Medical Definition of Flittern

1. A term applied to the bark obtained from young oak trees. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Flittern

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fliting
flits
flitt
flitted
flitten
flitter
flitter-mice
flitter-mouse
flittered
flittering
flittering scotoma
flitterjigs
flittermice
flittermouse
flittern (current term)
flitterns
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flittery
flittiness
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flittingly
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fliver
flivver
flivvers
flix
flixed
flixes

Literary usage of Flittern

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1. The History and Antiquities of the County Palatine of Durham: Comprising a by William Fordyce (1857)
"In August, 1856, there were 17754 flittern and sapling trees, lying for sale, which had been felled during the preceding summer. ..."

2. The London Magazine, Or, Gentleman's Monthly Intelligencer (1780)
"... DOW all of« puff; Now a таре in neu ftiy», now a flittern in Now high in French heels, now low in your Now ..."

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