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Noun: flick-knife (flick-knives)
Usage: Brit (N. Amer: switchblade)
  1. A pocketknife with a blade that springs open at the press of a button
    - switchblade [N. Amer], switchblade knife [N. Amer], flick knife [Brit, Cdn]

Derived forms: flick-knives

Type of: pocket knife, pocketknife

Encyclopedia: Flick-knife