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Related to flown: past participle
Past participle of fly1.
Filled to excess.
[ Obsolete past participle of flow.]
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the past participle of fly1
(Ceramics) relating to coloured (usually blue) decoration on porcelain that, during firing, has melted into the surrounding glaze giving a halo-like effect
[probably from the obsolete past participle of flow]
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a pp. of fly 1.
Archaic. filled to excess.
[Middle English flōwen; past participle of flow]
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