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Definition of flint noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



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  1. 1[uncountable, countable] a type of very hard gray stone that can produce a spark when it is hit against steel prehistoric flint tools His eyes were as hard as flint.
  2. 2[countable] a piece of flint or hard metal that is used to produce a spark
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: flint

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