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  • n. A data file containing usually one record per line.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. a file wider than its thickness, and of rectangular section. See File.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a file with two flat surfaces


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  • In the room with its walls lined with florist’s foam and boxes of vases and plastic-wrapped bundles of silk flowers, with its single flat file and its single old oak worktable shoved beside the mirror, they held their silence, and the air curled thick around them, heavy with weariness and fear and expectation.

    Memory of Fire


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