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Definition of flock:

  1. A Christian church or congregation; considered in their relation to the pastor, or minister in charge.
  2. A company or collection of living creatures; - especially applied to sheep and birds, rarely to persons or ( except in the plural) to cattle and other large animals; as, a flock of ravenous fowl.
  3. A lock of wool or hair.
  4. To coat with flock, as wall paper; to roughen the surface of ( as glass) so as to give an appearance of being covered with fine flock.
  5. To flock to; to crowd.
  6. To gather in companies or crowds.
  7. Very fine, sifted, woolen refuse, especially that from shearing the nap of cloths, used as a coating for wall paper to give it a velvety or clothlike appearance; also, the dust of vegetable fiber used for a similar purpose.
  8. Woolen or cotton refuse ( sing. pl.), old rags, etc., reduced to a degree of fineness by machinery, and used for stuffing unpholstered furniture.

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