Definition of Flicker. Meaning of Flicker. Synonyms of Flicker

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Definition of Flicker

Flicker
Flicker Flick"er (-[~e]r), v. i. [imp. & p. p. Flickered (-[~e]rd); p. pr. & vb. n. Flickering.] [OE. flikeren, flekeren, to flutter, AS. flicerian, flicorian, cf. D. flikkeren to sparkle. [root]84. Cf. Flacker.] 1. To flutter; to flap the wings without flying. And flickering on her nest made short essays to sing. --Dryden. 2. To waver unsteadily, like a flame in a current of air, or when about to expire; as, the flickering light. The shadows flicker to fro. --Tennyson.
Flicker
Flicker Flick"er, n. 1. The act of wavering or of fluttering; flucuation; sudden and brief increase of brightness; as, the last flicker of the dying flame. 2. (Zo["o]l.) The golden-winged woodpecker (Colaptes aurutus); -- so called from its spring note. Called also yellow-hammer, high-holder, pigeon woodpecker, and yucca. The cackle of the flicker among the oaks. --Thoureau.

Meaning of Flicker from wikipedia

- The northern flicker (Colaptes auratus) or common flicker is a medium-sized bird of the wood**** family. It is native to most of North America, parts...
- Flicker may refer to: Flickers, wood****s of the subgenus Colaptes Flicker (screen), a change in brightness between frames that occurs on a cathode-ray...
- Flicker is the debut studio album by Irish singer Niall Horan. It was released on 20 October 2017 through Neon Haze Music and Capitol Records. "This Town"...
- Siggy Flicker (née Paldiel; born June 1, 1967) is an American relationship specialist, matchmaker, television personality and author of Write Your Own...
- top three in Australia and the UK. He embarked on the Flicker Sessions tour (2017) and the Flicker World Tour (2018) to support the album. Horan's second...
- Flicker is a visible change in brightness between cycles displa**** on video displays. It applies especially to the refresh interval on Cathode ray tube...
- The flicker fusion threshold, or flicker fusion rate, is a concept in the psychophysics of vision. It is defined as the frequency at which an intermittent...
- Flicker-free is a term given to video displays, primarily cathode ray tubes, operating at a high refresh rate to reduce or eliminate the perception of...
- Flicker noise is a type of electronic noise with a 1/f power spectral density. It is therefore often referred to as 1/f noise or pink noise, though these...
- Flicker vertigo, sometimes called the Bucha effect, is "an imbalance in brain-cell activity caused by exposure to low-frequency flickering (or flashing)...
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