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noun flock pronunciation in American English /flɑk/
Word Forms
  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 lined up to see Nelson Mandela.



used to describe something which is done more carefully and over a longer period of time …

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the practice of giving birth in the presence of several friends and relatives

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