the wood stork, Mycteria americana.
[flin-tee] /ˈflɪn ti/ adjective, flintier, flintiest. 1. composed of, containing, or resembling , especially in hardness. 2. unyielding; unmerciful; obdurate: a flinty heart. /ˈflɪntɪ/ adjective flintier, flintiest 1. of, relating to, or resembling flint 2. hard or cruel; obdurate; unyielding adj. “hard-hearted,” 1530s, from flint + -y (2). Literal sense of “resembling flint” is from […]
[flint] /flɪnt/ noun 1. a hard stone, a form of silica resembling chalcedony but more opaque, less pure, and less lustrous. 2. a piece of this, especially as used for striking fire. 3. a chunk of this used as a primitive tool or as the core from which such a tool was struck. 4. something […]
[flint-lok] /ˈflɪntˌlɒk/ noun 1. an outmoded gunlock in which a piece of striking against steel produces sparks that ignite the priming. 2. a firearm with such a . /ˈflɪntˌlɒk/ noun 1. an obsolete gunlock in which the charge is ignited by a spark produced by a flint in the hammer 2. a firearm having such […]
/ˈflɪntɒf/ noun 1. Andrew. born 1977, English cricketer; an all-rounder, he played 79 test matches for England (1998–2009)