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fluted

[ floo-tid ]
/ ˈflu tɪd /
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adjective

fine, clear, and mellow; flutelike: fluted notes.
having flutes, grooves, or the like: a fluted column; fluted material; fluted stone tools.

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Origin of fluted

First recorded in 1605–15; flute + -ed3
un·flut·ed, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for fluted

fluted
/ (ˈfluːtɪd) /

adjective

(esp of the shaft of a column) having flutes
sounding like a flute
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