from The Century Dictionary.

  • Same as flense.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • transitive verb Same as flence.


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  • In what's now Dorset

    one hundred and eighty-five

    million years ago,

    Megalosaurus et al

    flenched, flensed these bastards to mince.

    - Peter Reading, Ex Lab, from Diplopic, 1983

    June 30, 2008

  • Well, I'd be flenched of my office friends if I could choose.

    - William Gass, The Tunnel

    May 11, 2009