flock

  1. a church congregation guided by a pastor
  2. a group of birds
  3. (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent
  4. an orderly crowd
  5. a group of sheep or goats

flock

Paper or cloth used as wall covering, with a stencilled design picked out in glued-on powdered wool to give a contrasting velvety texture. Flock was first used in France and Britain in the early 17thC and was very fashionable in the 18thC.

flock

[n] - a church congregation guided by a pastor 2. [n] - a group of sheep or goats 3. [n] - a group of birds 4. [v] - move as a crowd or in a group
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Flock

To texture or pattern with pulverized wool or felt.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20471

Flock

Stuffing made from waste wool and old cloth
Found on http://www.digitalstroud.co.uk/glossary.php?glossgroup=W-Z

Flock

An old British unit of quantity equal to 2 score or 40.
Found on http://www.diracdelta.co.uk/science/source/f/l/flock/source.html

Flock

wallpaper in which powdered wool is stuck to the paper to give a pile effect.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20935

Flock

Flock noun [ Anglo-Saxon flocc flock, company; akin to Icelandic flokkr crowd, Swedish flock , Danish flok ; probably orig. used of flows, and akin to English fly . See Fly .] 1. A company or collection of living creatures; -- especially applied to sh...
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Flock

Flock intransitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Flocked ; present participle & verbal noun Flocking .] To gather in companies or crowds. « Friends daily flock Dryden. Flocking fowl (Zoolog...
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Flock

Flock transitive verb To flock to; to crowd. [ Obsolete] « Good fellows, trooping, flocked me so.» Taylor (1609).
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flock

noun a group of birds
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Flock

• (v. t.) To flock to; to crowd. • (n.) Woolen or cotton refuse (sing. / pl.), old rags, etc., reduced to a degree of fineness by machinery, and used for stuffing unpholstered furniture. • (n.) A lock of wool or hair. • (n.) A Christian church or congregation; considered in their relation to the pastor, or minister in charge. &b...
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flock

(from the article `social behaviour in animals`) Many other examples of flocks occur in higher animals, especially insects and vertebrates. Most show little internal structure. The migratory hordes ...
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Flock

[birds] A flock is a group of birds conducting flocking behavior in flight, or while foraging. The term is akin to the herd amongst mammals. The benefits of aggregating in flocks are varied and flocks will form explicitly for specific purposes. Flocking also has costs, particularly to socially subordinate birds, which are bullied by more do...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flock_(birds)

Flock

a group of sheep (or goats). All the sheep on a property (in Australian Wool Classing); also all the sheep in a region or country. Sometimes called herd or mob.
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glossary_of_ovine_terminology

Flock

Flock is the refuse of cotton and wool, or the shearing of woollen goods, etc, formerly used for stuffing mattresses, furniture, etc. Flock-paper is a kind of wall-paper, having raised figures resembling cloth, made of flock, or of cloth cut up very fine, and attached to the paper by size or varnish.
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Flock

Flock is the collective noun for a group of sheep.
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flock

Paper or cloth used as wall covering, with a stencilled design picked out in glued-on powdered wool to give a contrasting velvety texture. Flock was first used in France and Britain in the early 17thC and was very fashionable in the 18thC.
Found on http://www.antique-marks.com/antique-terms-f.html

Flock

A group of animals, especially birds, that remain together, as for defense from predators or efficiency in locating food (Morris 1992)
Found on http://imnh.isu.edu/digitalatlas/bio/glsry.htm

Flock

a large group of birds. Special terms may be applied to certain species - e.g., a flock of geese is called a gaggle. More.
Found on http://www.sialis.org/glossary.htm

Flock

A group of birds or mammals. For example: a flock of sheep; a flock of ducks
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/22217

Flock

A group of birds made up of either the same or different species.
Found on http://www.jacanaent.com/PhotoLib/Glossary.htm

Flock

Loose fibers; or the process of applying flock to a fabric in designs or over large areas.
Found on http://www.chezirene.com/articles/precostuming/pc110-glossary.html

Flock

a group of sheep. All the sheep on a property.
Found on http://sweetstem.org/glossaryofanimalhusbandry.html

Flock

a group of birds living together
Found on http://afspoultry.ca.uky.edu/extension-glossary
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