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Flush·ing

 (flŭsh′ĭng)
1. A section of New York City in northern Queens on western Long Island. Flushing Meadows was the site of two world's fairs (1939-1940 and 1964-1965) and the temporary headquarters of the United Nations (1946-1949).

flushing

(ˈflʌʃɪŋ)
n
(Agriculture) an extra feeding given to ewes before mating to increase the lambing percentage

Flushing

(ˈflʌʃɪŋ)
n
(Placename) a port in the SW Netherlands, in Zeeland province, on Walcheren Island, at the mouth of the West Scheldt river: the first Dutch city to throw off Spanish rule (1572). Pop: 45 000 (2003 est). Dutch name: Vlissingen

Flush•ing

(ˈflʌʃ ɪŋ)

n.
a seaport on Walcheren Island, in the SW Netherlands. 46,055.
Dutch, Vlissingen.
Translations

Flushing

[ˈflʌʃɪŋ] NFlesinga m

flushing

n (for lavatory) → (Wasser)spülung f

flushing

n enrojecimiento (de la piel), rubefacción f (form), rubor m
References in classic literature ?
Flushing was a man who kept an old furniture shop; he had always said he would not marry because most women have red cheeks, and would not take a house because most houses have narrow staircases, and would not eat meat because most animals bleed when they are killed; and then he had married an eccentric aristocratic lady, who certainly was not pale, who looked as if she ate meat, who had forced him to do all the things he most disliked-- and this then was the lady.
Flushing lived in one of the most beautiful old houses in England--Chillingley," Mrs.
Flushing on the ground that her orange plume did not suit her complexion, that she spoke too loud, that she crossed her legs, and finally, when he saw her accept a cigarette that Hewet offered her, he jumped up, exclaiming something about "bar parlours," and left them.
Flushing rose to go she was obviously delighted with her new acquaintances.
And Philip, easily moved by the emotion of others, very emotional himself notwithstanding a placid exterior--his face, partly by nature but also from the habit of all these years at school, seldom except by his quick flushing showed what he felt--Philip was deeply touched by what the master said.
Charles will be performing its spring hydrant flushing March 19 to April 20.
Global Banking News-November 7, 2017--Flushing Bank opens new branch in Flushing, New York
Irrespective of the vehicle type, flushing coolant is recommended to keep the radiator clean inside and remove the contaminant build up.
The results on the number of pileus per flushing was, in the first flush no significant difference, second flush no significant difference, third flush and the fifth flush no significant difference from each treatment.
Yagnesh Vangala of XRE NY has been retained to exclusively market the following properties on Flushing Ave: 1008-1010 Flushing Ave and 1046-1048 Flushing Ave.
These feature the revolutionary Double Vortex flushing system, a first in the Philippines, which maximizes flushing performance and minimizes water usage.
An angled sensor is designed to eliminate ghost flushing and double flushing caused by reflections.