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flense

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verb, \ˈflen(t)s\

Definition of flense

flensedflensing

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to strip (as a whale) of blubber or skin



Origin of flense

Dutch flensen or Dan & Norwegian flense


First Known Use: 1820

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