Meaning of FLAKE in English

FLAKE

n. 25B6; noun flakes of pastry : SLIVER, wafer, shaving, paring; chip, scale, spillikin; fragment, scrap, shred; technical lamina.

25B6; verb the paint was flaking : PEEL (OFF), chip, blister, come off (in layers).

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