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Definition of Floss


  1. The slender styles of the pistillate flowers of maize; also called silk.
  2. Untwisted filaments of silk, used in embroidering.
  3. A small stream of water.
  4. Fluid glass floating on iron in the puddling furnace, produced by the vitrification of oxides and earths which are present.
  5. A body feather of an ostrich. Flosses are soft, and gray from the female and black from the male.
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Floss Translations

floss in Norwegian is dun
floss in Spanish is seda floja