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Clint

[ klint ]
/ klɪnt /
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noun
a male given name, form of Clinton.
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British Dictionary definitions for Clint

clint
/ (klɪnt) /

noun physical geography
a section of a limestone pavement separated from adjacent sections by solution fissuresSee grike
any small surface exposure of hard or flinty rock, as on a hillside or in a stream bed

Word Origin for clint

C12: from Danish and Swedish klint, from Old Swedish klinter, related to Icelandic klettr rock
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