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flagstone Explained

flagstone at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

['flægs'təun]

flagstone at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

1730, from flag "flat, split stone" (1604), earlier "piece cut from sod" (1415), from O.N. flaga "stone slab," of unknown origin, perhaps related to O.N. flak (see flake). ///

flagstone at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [C] a smooth flat piece of stone used for floors, paths etc//

flagstone at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

49 Moby Thesaurus words for "flagstone":
Tarmac, Tarvia, adobe, ashlar, asphalt, bitumen,
bituminous macadam, blacktop, brick, bricks and mortar, cement,
clinker, cobble, cobblestone, concrete, covering materials, curb,
curbing, curbstone, edgestone, ferroconcrete, firebrick, flag,
flagging, flooring, gravel, kerb, kerbstone, lath and plaster,
macadam, masonry, mortar, pavement, pavestone, paving,
paving material, paving stone, plasters, prestressed concrete,
road metal, roofage, roofing, siding, stone, tarmacadam, tile,
tiling, walling, washboard

flagstone at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[N] (Layer): layer, stratum, coat, course, bed, zone, substratum, floor, flag, stage, story, tier, slab, table, tablet, flagstone, plate, lamina, lamella, sheet, leaf, veneer, skin, wafer, scale, flake, peel.

flagstone at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

(also flag) noun
a large flat square piece of stone that is used for floors, paths, etc.

Flagstone at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Flagstone \Flag"stone`\, n.
A flat stone used in paving, or any rock which will split
into such stones. See {Flag}, a stone.

flagstone at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

flagstone
n : stratified stone that splits into pieces suitable as paving
stones [syn: {flag}]

flagstone at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==
Inter: wikipedi » a

Pronunciation

* Inter: IPA » /ˈflæɡ.stəʊn/, Inter: X-SAMPA » /"fl{g.st@Un/

Noun

Inter: en-nou » n
  • A flat, rectangular piece of rock or stone used for paving or roofing.
    1. One of several types of rock easily split and suitable for making flagstones.

      Translations

      Inter: trans-top » rectangular paving or roofing stone

  • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|laatta, Inter: t- » fi|kivilaatta
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|dalle|f, Inter: t+ » fr|lauze|f
  • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|πλάκα|f|tr=pláka|sc=Grek
  • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|lastra|f, Inter: t- » it|tegola|f
  • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|敷石|tr=しきいし, shikiishi

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Jèrriais: Inter: tø » roa-jer|pliaton|m
    • Polish: kamień brukowy {{m}}
    • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|laje|f, Inter: t+ » pt|lousa|f
    • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|laja|f


    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » kind of rock
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|liuske
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|dalle|f


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|組石|tr=くみいし, kumiishi
  • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|laja|f

  • Inter: trans-botto » m

    See also

    * flag
    Translation: et » flagstone
    Translation: el » flagstone
    Translation: eo » flagstone
    Translation: fr » flagstone
    Translation: ko » flagstone
    Translation: io » flagstone
    Translation: kn » flagstone
    Translation: mg » flagstone
    Translation: my » flagstone
    Translation: pl » flagstone
    Translation: ta » flagstone
    Translation: vi » flagstone
    Translation: zh » flagstone