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icker

[ik-er] /ˈɪk ər/
noun, Scot.
1.
the fruit-bearing spike of any cereal plant, especially an ear of corn.
Origin
1505-1515
1505-15; Scots form of ear2, continuing Old English æhher, eher (Northumbrian dial.)
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  • The homeowners usually indicate the operation of certain electrical appliances or equipment causes the lights to dim or fl icker.

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