Middle English Dictionary Entry

clint n.
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Definitions (Senses and Subsenses)

Note: Cp. clent.
(a) A ledge of rock; a cliff, steep bank; (b) in place names.

Supplemental Materials (draft)

Note: The list of variant spellings in the form section is incomplete and needs revision to accord with standards of later volumes of the MED. Provisional revised form section: Also (in place names) clinte, klint, clinth; pl. clinttes (in place name) clintes.--per MLL