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English definition of “flock”

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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