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English definition of “flock”

flock

noun [U] (MATERIAL)    /flɒk/ US  /flɑːk/ (US also flocking)
soft material used for filling objects such as cushions, or soft material that forms a raised pattern on wallpaper or curtainsFilling and completingGeneral words for textiles
(Definition of flock noun (MATERIAL) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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