Definition of Flitches

1. Noun. (plural of flitch) ¹



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Definition of Flitches

1. flitch [v] - See also: flitch

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Flitches

flirtinis
flirtish
flirts
flirty
flisk
flisked
fliskier
fliskiest
flisking
flisks
flisky
flist
flit
flitch
flitched
flitches (current term)
flitching
flite
flited
flites
fliting
flits
flitt
flitted
flitten
flitter
flitter-mice
flitter-mouse
flittered
flittering

Literary usage of Flitches

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1. Notes on Building Construction: Arranged to Meet the Requirements of the by Henry Fidler, Great Britain Dept. of Science and Art (1891)
"A writer in the Building News has shown that, when the depth and length of the iron plate is the same as that of the flitches, its thickness, in order that ..."

2. Newton's London Journal of Arts and Sciences: Being Record of the Progress edited by William Newton, Charles Frederick Partington (1846)
"Five of such double flitches being brought together round a core, as at fig. 3, they form the mast required; and the effect of thus bringing together five ..."

3. Quantities: A Text-book for Surveyors, in Tabulated Form by Banister Fletcher, Herbert Phillips Fletcher (1888)
"•CUSTOMARY COMMENCEMENT HOW BILLED, HOW MEASURED — WROUGHT IRON CHIMNEY BARS—flitches RIVETED GIRDER EXAMPLE OF T AND CROSS IRON CIRCULAR COLUMNS HOLLOW ..."

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