from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See fletz.
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March 26, 2008 at 9:40 am purhapz a gud martoonie, if yu dwink teh akahall. if yu dunt, yu cud alayz haz a root beer! mae b eben wun dat floetz!
It occurs in alluvial soil, in the vicinity of rocks belonging to the secondary or floetz-trap formation, and imbedded in gneiss.
*uzez red caip azza parrashoot an floetz gentlee daown*
Remarks on the sandstone and floetz trap formations of the western part of the valley of the Mississippi, 191.
eye hab akst teh nekkid guy frum teh nawtee barn eef him weel ware teh kitteh koztoom an karree the trai ov possum heddid choklitz an lawleepawps 2 keip awl the kustomerz happee wif rootbeer floetz an stuph.
-- "As an outline sketch, I should say that, from the rock basin of the Erie-sea to the Ohio River, by the way of Fort Wayne, there is a ridge, of about 200 feet elevation, of rock formation, all new floetz, with a covering of from ten to seventy feet of pulverulent earth.