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Meaning of "white flint" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF WHITE FLINT

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF WHITE FLINT

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
White flint is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE WHITE FLINT

white currant
white dwarf
white elephant
white elephant stall
White Ensign
white feather
white finger
white fish
white flag
white flight
white flour
white fox
White Friar
white frost
white gold
white goods
white gum
white hat
white heat
white hope

WORDS THAT END LIKE WHITE FLINT

calliper splint
clint
elint
flint
glint
gunflint
Klint
lighter flint
lint
optical flint
skinflint
splint

Synonyms and antonyms of white flint in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «white flint» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF WHITE FLINT

Find out the translation of white flint to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of white flint from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «white flint» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

白火石
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

pedernal blanco
570 millions of speakers

English

white flint
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

सफेद चकमक
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

الصوان الأبيض
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

белый кремень
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

sílex branco
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

সাদা চক্কর
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

silex blanc
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Batu permata putih
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

weiß Feuerstein
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ホワイトフリント
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

흰색 플린트
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Batu permata putih
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

đá lửa màu trắng
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

வெள்ளைச் சிதறல்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

पांढरा चकमक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Beyaz çakmaktaşı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

selce bianco
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

biały krzemień
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

білий кремінь
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

cremene alb
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

λευκό πυριτόλιθο
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

wit vuursteen
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

vit flinta
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

hvit flint
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of white flint

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «WHITE FLINT»

The term «white flint» is regularly used and occupies the 94.893 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «WHITE FLINT» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «white flint» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «white flint» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about white flint

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «WHITE FLINT»

Discover the use of white flint in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to white flint and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Water-supply and Irrigation Papers of the United States ...
... limestone Hard white flint Soft limestone Hard gray flint G rav limestone Black flint Gray limestone White flint White limestone White fliat W hite limestone White sandstone White flint White sandstone White flint ; Blue sandstone White flint W ...
‎1907
2
Maize Production Environments Revisited: A GIS-based Approach
... highlands Tropical transitional Temperate highlands Subtotal 6.0 4.1 1.0 11.0 4.4 6.4 0.9 11.7 1.0 12.0 0.7 13.7 Subtropical Early white flint/dent Early yellow flint Intermediate white dent Intermediate yellow flint Late white flint Late white dent ...
White, J.W., Rodríguez A., Banziger, M., 2000
3
Impact of Science on African Agriculture and Food Security
... good standability 5.5 0–900 m a.s.l. H 614 1977 Topcross hybrid, white dent, large ears 10.0 Over 1500 m a.s.l. SH H 6302 1977 Three-way cross hybrid, white flint, good standability 11.0 Over 1500 m a.s.l. SH H 614 1979 Topcross hybrid, ...
P. Anandajayasekeram, M. Rukani, S. Babu, 2007
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The Origin, Expansion, and Demise of Plant Species
Sweet IV Sweet orig. Sweet IV Yellow Sweet original 50.1 48.8 45.6 41.6 Yellow Sweet IV 52.0 49.3 54.7 44.7 White Flint original 45.5 51.8 30.8 61.5 White Flint IV 19.4 27.1 21.8 29.3 Polanisia and Solanum could be the result of selection for  ...
Donald A. Levin, 2000
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The Origin, Expansion, and Demise of Plant Species
Selection against hybridization between white flint maize and yellow sweet maize was conducted in field plots (Paterniani, 1969). After five generations of selection, the percentage of hybrids produced by white flint declined from 36% in the ...
Donald A. Levin Professor in the Department of Integrative Biology University of Texas, 2000
6
Alkali-aggregate Reaction in Concrete Roads and Bridges
Water absorption of different-coloured flints from Thames Valley aggregate (and hence were of low porosity), the white flint showed relatively high water absorption (and hence had high porosity). Hint is microcrystalline quartz (see Chapter 2), ...
Graham West, 1996
7
Methods and Costs of Gravel and Placer Mining in Alaska
178-186 Gray sandstone and white flint ........................................ .. 186-191 Yellow sandstone . . . . . . . . . . . _ . _ _ _ . . _ . _ _ _ _ . . . . _ _ _ _ _ . _ _ _ . _ _ _ _ . . _ _ _ _ . . _ . __ 191-202 Hard white flint . ... __ 226-230 Blue and white flint .
Chester Wells Purington, 1905
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Record of Deep Well Drilling for 1904-1905
Blue and white flint .. . 146-154 Yellow flint 154-160 Yellow sandstone 160-170 Hard white sandstone 170-178 Gray sandstone . . 178-186 Gray sandstone and white flint 186-191 Yellow sandstone 191-202 Hard white flint 202-210 Yellow flint ...
Geological Survey (U.S.), Myron L. Fuller, Edwin Fuller Lines, 1905
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Water Supply Paper
><rt •»• rfc/wre ^S^f8 Blue and white flint and zinc Bhln^wNllf.,n-1.K^.1Twriirif-^.'n. >teT/.:.ThKr."! ... Blue and white flint sand and spar ground and soft ______ ..... ..... .. 164-205 Limestone and blue and white flint} hard1!'. '.Vi iVyV-l'.'ji.-'i A1:'.'.- .
Geological Survey (U.S.), 1904
10
A complete listing of improved maize germplasm from CIMMYT
Dom. QPM, families selected for dent kernel texture and early maturity from Population 31 QPM, Population 26 QPM, and Amarillo Dentado QPM. Includes components from White Flint QPM Pool, families selected for white color and flint kernel ...
Cimmyt

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «WHITE FLINT»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term white flint is used in the context of the following news items.
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Jury hears opening arguments in battle over White Flint Mall
A long simmering legal dispute that has left the former White Flint Mall partly demolished and largely vacant, is nearing a climax this week as a jury began ... «Washington Post, Jul 15»
2
On Eve of Trial, White Flint Mall Owners Protest Drone Video
The horror movie-style drone video that surfaced online earlier this month showing the demolished interior of White Flint Mall is now part of the ongoing legal ... «BethesdaMagazine.com, Jul 15»
3
Vacant for nearly a year, the White Flint Mall is falling apart. Take a …
The White Flint Mall used to be one of the region's luxurious shopping centers, but all but a single store closed last year. This drone video explores the mall's ... «Greater Greater Washington, Jul 15»
4
A grassroots pitch to lure Marriott to White Flint (Video)
The Friends of White Flint, a group that includes residents, business owners and developers, has launched a grassroots campaign to convince Marriott ... «Washington Business Journal, Jul 15»
5
Drone video goes inside abandoned White Flint Mall
Long before the White Flint mall closed in January it already was showing serious signs of age. About half a year after it closed, video shot by a photographer ... «W*USA 9, Jul 15»
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An eerie look into the wreckage that is the White Flint Mall
As if the legal battle between the owners of the White Flint Mall and its last remaining tenant weren't enough drama, imagine the bitter feud set to the eerie theme ... «Washington Business Journal, Jul 15»
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Lengthy delays to continue throughout the evening on Metro's Red …
Trains will use just one track for three stations: Grosvenor-Strathmore, White Flint and Twinbrook. That will likely slow things down for all Red Line riders at all ... «Washington Post, Jul 15»
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White Flint Mall Exterior Demolition Begins
The mall's owners—The Lerner Companies and Tower Cos.—received their first permit to take down one of the parking garages Tuesday and a contractor was ... «BethesdaMagazine.com, Jul 15»
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White Flint Mall owners push to speed up Lord & Taylor damages …
An appellate court recently ruled against Lord & Taylor's argument to delay the redevelopment of the White Flint Mall into a town center, but the department ... «Washington Business Journal, Mar 15»
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Federal appeals court rules White Flint Mall redevelopment can …
A federal appeals has court ruled that the owners of White Flint Mall can move forward with their plans to redevelop the property into a 45-acre town center ... «Washington Business Journal, Mar 15»

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