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EtymologyEdit

Unknown, according to AHD.

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NounEdit

flue (plural flues)

  1. A pipe or duct that carries gaseous combustion products away from the point of combustion (such as a furnace).
  2. An enclosed passageway in which to direct air or other gaseous current along.
  3. (obsolete, countable and uncountable) A woolly or downy substance; down, nap; a piece of this.
  4. In an organ flue pipe, the opening between the lower lip and the languet.

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DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Danish flughæ, from Old Norse fluga.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /fluːə/, [ˈfluːə], [ˈfluːu]

NounEdit

flue c (singular definite fluen, plural indefinite fluer)

  1. fly

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EsperantoEdit

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flue

  1. fluently

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse fluga

NounEdit

flue f, m (definite singular flua or fluen, indefinite plural fluer, definite plural fluene)

  1. (insect) a fly
    flue på veggen - fly on the wall

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