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clinker

noun clin·ker \ ˈkliŋ-kər \

Definition of clinker

1 : a brick that has been burned too much in the kiln
2 : stony matter fused together : slag

Origin and Etymology of clinker

alteration of earlier klincard a hard yellowish Dutch brick


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clinker

noun clink·er \ ˈkliŋ-kər \

Definition of clinker

1 British : something first-rate
2 a : a wrong note
b : a serious mistake or error : boner
c : an utter failure : flop
d : something of poor quality

Origin and Etymology of clinker



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