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noun [C] uk   /ˈhɔː.nɪt/  us   /ˈhɔːr-/
a large wasp (= type of flying insect) that can give you a bad sting
Translations of “hornet”
in Vietnamese ong bắp cày…
in Spanish avispón…
in Thai แตน…
in Malaysian tebuan…
in French frelon…
in German die Hornisse…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大黃蜂…
in Indonesian tawon…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大黄蜂…
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