Flathead

noun
Flat·​head | \ ˈflat-ˌhed How to pronounce Flathead (audio) \
plural Flatheads or Flathead

Definition of Flathead

1 : a member of any of several North American Indian peoples
2 : an American Indian people of Montana
3 not capitalized : any of a family (Platycephalidae) of mostly Australian and southeast Asian marine food fishes that resemble sculpins

First Known Use of Flathead

1709, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of Flathead was in 1709

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“Flathead.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Flathead. Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.

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Flathead geographical name

Flat·​head | \ ˈflat-ˌhed How to pronounce Flathead (audio) \

Definition of Flathead

river 245 miles (394 kilometers) long in southeastern British Columbia and northwestern Montana flowing south through Flathead Lake (a reservoir in Montana) into the Clark Fork River

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