Meaning of FLAKE in English

FLAKE

n.

Function: noun

Etymology: Middle English flake, fleke hurdle; akin to Middle Dutch vl ā ke, vlaec hurdle, Old Norse flaki

Date: 1623

: a stage, platform, or tray for drying fish or produce

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