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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Flute  \Flute\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Fluted};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Fluting}.] 
  1.  To  play,  whistle,  or  sing  with  a  clear,  soft  note,  like 
  that  of  a  flute. 
 
  Knaves  are  men,  That  lute  and  flute  fantastic 
  tenderness.  --Tennyson. 
 
  The  redwing  flutes  his  o-ka-lee.  --Emerson. 
 
  2.  To  form  flutes  or  channels  in  as  in  a  column,  a  ruffle, 
  etc 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fluted  \Flut"ed\,  a. 
  1.  Thin;  fine;  clear  and  mellow;  flutelike  as  fluted  notes. 
  --Busby. 
 
  2.  Decorated  with  flutes;  channeled;  grooved;  as  a  fluted 
  column;  a  fluted  ruffle;  a  fluted  spectrum. 




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