noun, plural flè·ches [fley-shiz; French flesh]. /ˈfleɪ ʃɪz; French flɛʃ/.
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Half way up there seemed to be stretched a par-fleche (raw-hide), from which a dim light emanated.Old Indian Days|[AKA Ohiyesa], Charles A. Eastman
Conceive that they have enabled me to seize La Fleche, the most dangerous, insidious and skilful of all Napoleon's agents.The Snare|Rafael Sabatini
He had a priest with him, one La Fleche, whom he urged to the pious work.Pioneers Of France In The New World|Francis Parkman, Jr.
Just as they neared La Fleche, a squadron of the enemy's cavalry fell upon the rear of the column.No Surrender!|G. A. Henty
It was a strongly-built square redoubt, the entrance being protected by a fleche.Travels Through North America, v. 1-2|Berhard Saxe-Weimar Eisenach