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noun     flock pronunciation in British English
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  1. 1
    [countable] a group of birds, sheep, or goats
    flock of:

    a flock of sheep

    The farmer kept a flock of geese.

    1. a.
      a large group of people
      flock of:

      Flocks of people were lining up to see Nelson Mandela.



a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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