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English definition of “flock”


noun [C, + sing/pl verb] (GROUP)    /flɒk/ US  /flɑːk/
a group of sheep , goats , or birds : a flock of sheep / goats / geese The shepherd is bringing his flock down from the hills .Animal groupingsGroups of people a large group of people , usually people of a particular type : A noisy flock of tourists came into the building . The vicar invited all the members of his flock (= all the people who go to his church ) to attend the special service .
(Definition of flock noun (GROUP) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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