Pronunciation: (flek), [key]
1. a speck; a small bit: a fleck of dirt.
2. a spot or small patch of color, light, etc.: the dapple mare with flecks of gray.
3. a spot or mark on the skin, as a freckle.
to mark with a fleck or flecks; spot; dapple.
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