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English definition of “perk”


verb [I/T] (MAKE COFFEE)   /pɜrk/
(of boiling water or coffee ) to move up a tube in a percolator (= a type of container for making coffee ) when the coffee is being made: [I] The coffee had begun to perk.
(Definition of perk verb (MAKE COFFEE) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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