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Blancmange vs. Flange

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Blancmangenoun

A simple dessert made by cooking sweetened milk with cornstarch and vanilla.

Flangenoun

An external or internal rib or rim, used either to add strength or to hold something in place.

Blancmangenoun

(historical) A dish, eaten in the Middle Ages, generally consisting of chicken (or sometimes capon or fish), milk or almond milk, rice, and sugar.

Flangenoun

The projecting edge of a rigid or semi-rigid component.

Blancmangenoun

A preparation for desserts, etc., made from isinglass, sea moss, cornstarch, or other gelatinous or starchy substance, with mild, usually sweetened and flavored, and shaped in a mold.

Flangenoun

(RPG) An ability in a role-playing game which is not commonly available, overpowered or arbitrarily imposed by the referees.

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Blancmangenoun

sweet almond-flavored milk pudding thickened with gelatin or cornstarch; usually molded

Flangenoun

A vulva.

Blancmange

Blancmange (, from French: blanc-manger [blɑ̃mɑ̃ʒe]) is a sweet dessert commonly made with milk or cream and sugar thickened with rice flour, gelatin, corn starch or Irish moss (a source of carrageenan), and often flavoured with almonds. It is usually set in a mould and served cold.

Flangenoun

The collective noun for a group of baboons.

Flangenoun

The electronic sound distortion produced by a flanger.

Flangeverb

(intransitive) To be bent into a flange.

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Flangeverb

(transitive) To make a flange on; to furnish with a flange.

Flangeverb

To mix two copies of together, one delayed by a very short, slowly varying time.

Flangenoun

An external or internal rib, or rim, for strength, as the flange of an iron beam; or for a guide, as the flange of a car wheel (see Car wheel.); or for attachment to another object, as the flange on the end of a pipe, steam cylinder, etc.

Flangenoun

A plate or ring to form a rim at the end of a pipe when fastened to the pipe.

Flangeverb

To make a flange on; to furnish with a flange.

Flangeverb

To be bent into a flange.

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Flangenoun

a projection used for strength or for attaching to another object

Flange

A flange is a protruded ridge, lip or rim, either external or internal, that serves to increase strength (as the flange of an iron beam such as an I-beam or a T-beam); for easy attachment/transfer of contact force with another object (as the flange on the end of a pipe, steam cylinder, etc., or on the lens mount of a camera); or for stabilizing and guiding the movements of a machine or its parts (as the inside flange of a rail car or tram wheel, which keep the wheels from running off the rails). The term is also used for a kind of tool used to form flanges.

‘flange’;

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