[flas-kit, flah-skit] /ˈflæs kɪt, ˈflɑ skɪt/
a small flask.
a long, shallow basket.
a long shallow basket
a small flask
[flat] /flæt/ adjective, flatter, flattest. 1. horizontally level: a flat roof. 2. level, even, or without unevenness of surface, as land or tabletops. 3. having a surface that is without marked projections or depressions: a broad, flat face. 4. lying horizontally and at full length, as a person; prostrate: He was flat on the canvas […]
- Flat address space
architecture The memory architecture in which any memory location can be selected from a single contiguous block by a single integer offset. Almost all popular processors have a flat address space, but the Intel x86 family has a segmented address space. A flat address space greatly simplifies programming because of the simple correspondence between addresses […]
noun, Architecture. 1. an arch having a more or less flat intrados and extrados with voussoirs radiating from a center below the arch.
- Flat as a pancake
adjective phrase Very flat: The car was squashed flat as a pancake [1761+; the form flat down as pancakes is found by 1611] Extremely level, especially too much so. For example, There are no hills; this terrain is flat as a pancake. This simile dates from the 1500s and has survived its contemporary, flat as […]