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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 flaky /ˈfleki/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Flak·y a.
 1. Consisting of flakes or of small, loose masses; lying, or cleaving off, in flakes or layers; flakelike.
    What showers of mortal hail, what flaky fires!   --Watts.
    A flaky weight of winter's purest snows.   --Wordsworth.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: made of or easily forming flakes [syn: flakey]
      2: conspicuously or grossly unconventional or unusual;
         "restaurants of bizarre design--one like a hat, another
         like a rabbit"; "famed for his eccentric spelling"; "a
         freakish combination of styles"; "his off-the-wall
         antics"; "the outlandish clothes of teenagers"; "outre and
         affected stage antics" [syn: bizarre, eccentric, freakish,
          freaky, off-the-wall, outlandish, outre]
      [also: flakiest, flakier]