flatling

adverb
flat·​ling | \ ˈflat-liŋ How to pronounce flatling (audio) \
variants: or flatlings \ ˈflat-​liŋz How to pronounce flatling (audio) \

Definition of flatling

dialectal British
: with a flat side or edge

First Known Use of flatling

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Flatling.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/flatling. Accessed 27 Jul. 2021.

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