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English definition of “dock”

dock

noun [C or U] (PLANT)    /dɒk/ US  /dɑːk/
a common wild plant with large wide leaves that grows in some northern countries such as Britain: Rubbing dock leaves on nettle stings helps to relieve the pain.Common plants
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