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common name for members of the Picidae, a large family of climbing birds found in most parts of the world. Woodpeckers typically have sharp, chisellike bills for pecking holes in tree trunks, and long, barbed, extensible tongues with which they impale their insect
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Momentary loss of light due to the fluctuation or loss of AC power.
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[′flik·ər] (optics)
A visual sensation produced by periodic fluctuations in light at rates ranging from a few cycles per second to a few tens of cycles per second.
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Television a visual sensation, often seen in a television image, produced by periodic fluctuations in the brightness of light at a frequency below that covered by the persistence of vision


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any North American woodpecker of the genus Colaptes, esp C. auratus (yellow-shafted flicker), which has a yellow undersurface to the wings and tail
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An irregular sequence of frames in a movie or video image. The first flicker effect came from movie projectors that were out of synchronization with the film frames. See judder, interlace and flicker fusion rate.
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flick·er 1

1. To move waveringly; flutter: shadows flickering on the wall.
a. To burn or shine unsteadily or fitfully: The candle flickered before sputtering out.
b. To be displayed with fluctuating brightness: A movie flickered on the screen.
3. To appear briefly: A smile flickered on her face.
2. An inconstant or wavering light.
3. A brief or slight sensation: a flicker of doubt.
[Middle English flikeren, to flutter, from Old English flicerian.]

flick·er 2

Any of various large woodpeckers of the genus Colaptes of the Americas, having a long tail and large feet and often foraging on the ground, especially C. auratus, the northern flicker.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.


(ˈflɪkərɪŋ) adj
2. moving swiftly, esp back and forth

Flickering Spanish

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Adj.1.flickering - shining unsteadily
unsteady - subject to change or variation; 'her unsteady walk'; 'his hand was unsteady as he poured the wine'; 'an unsteady voice'
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adjectivewavering, guttering, twinkling, unsteadyflickering candles in the candelabra
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[ˈflɪkərɪŋ]ADJ [flame, candle] → tembloroso; (before going out) → vacilante; [light] → parpadeante; [needle] → oscilante
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[ˈflɪkərɪŋ]adj (flame, eyelids) → tremolante
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