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 for fleck
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Fleck \Fleck\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Flecked; p. pr. & vb. n.
     Flecking.] [Cf. Icel. flekka, Sw. fl[aum]cka, D. vlekken,
     vlakken, G. flecken. See Fleck, n.]
     To spot; to streak or stripe; to variegate; to dapple.
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           Both flecked with white, the true Arcadian strain.
                                                    --Dryden.
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           A bird, a cloud, flecking the sunny air. --Trench.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Fleck \Fleck\, n.
     A flake; also, a lock, as of wool. [Obs.] --J. Martin.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Fleck \Fleck\, n. [Cf. Icel. flekkr; akin to Sw. fl[aum]ck, D.
     vlek, G. fleck, and perh. to E. flitch.]
     A spot; a streak; a speckle. "A sunny fleck." --Longfellow.
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           Life is dashed with flecks of sin.       --tennyson.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  fleck
      n 1: a small fragment of something broken off from the whole; "a
           bit of rock caught him in the eye" [syn: bit, chip,
           flake, fleck, scrap]
      2: a small contrasting part of something; "a bald spot"; "a
         leopard's spots"; "a patch of clouds"; "patches of thin ice";
         "a fleck of red" [syn: spot, speckle, dapple, patch,
         fleck, maculation]
      v 1: make a spot or mark onto; "The wine spotted the tablecloth"
           [syn: spot, fleck, blob, blot]

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