[flong, flawng] /flɒŋ, flɔŋ/
the material of which a stereotype mold is made.
(printing) a material, usually pulped paper or cardboard, used for making moulds in stereotyping
(journalism, slang) material that is not urgently topical
[fluhd] /flʌd/ noun 1. a great flowing or overflowing of water, especially over land not usually submerged. 2. any great outpouring or stream: a flood of tears. 3. the Flood, the universal deluge recorded as having occurred in the days of Noah. Gen. 7. 4. the rise or flowing in of the tide (opposed to […]
[fluhd-erz] /ˈflʌd ərz/ noun, (used with a plural verb) Slang. 1. .
[fluhd-geyt] /ˈflʌdˌgeɪt/ noun 1. Civil Engineering. a designed to regulate the flow of water. 2. anything serving to control the indiscriminate flow or passage of something. /ˈflʌdˌɡeɪt/ noun 1. Also called head gate, water gate. a gate in a sluice that is used to control the flow of water See also sluicegate 2. (often pl) […]
[fluhd-ing] /ˈflʌd ɪŋ/ noun 1. a form of psychotherapy in which the patient receives abrupt and intense, rather than gradual, exposure to a fear-producing situation. /ˈflʌdɪŋ/ noun 1. the submerging of land under water, esp due to heavy rain, a lake or river overflowing, etc 2. (pathol) excessive bleeding from the uterus, as following childbirth […]