clint

noun \ ˈklint \

Definition of clint

plural -s
1 chiefly Scottish : a hard or flinty rock : a rocky cliff : a projecting rock or ledge
2 dialectal, England : a crevice or gully in limestone rocks

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Origin and Etymology of clint

Middle English, perhaps from Middle Low German klint cliff, crag; akin to Old Swedish klinter mountain top, Old Norse klettr cliff, crag, Latin galla gallnut


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