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English definition of “perch”


verb [I/T]    /pɜrtʃ/
(of a bird ) to rest on a branch or other object , or of a person or thing to sit or be on the edge or top of something: [T] A baseball cap , turned backwards , was perched on his head . perch    /pɜrtʃ/ noun [C] From their perches in the towers , the prison guards could see the entire prison yard .
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