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javelin

noun [C] uk   /ˈdʒæv.lɪn/ us  
a long stick with a pointed end that is thrown in sports competitionsthe javelin a competition in which javelins are thrown: She was first in the javelin.
Translations of “javelin”
in Korean 창…
in Arabic رُمْح…
in French javelot…
in Turkish cirit…
in Italian giavellotto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 標槍…
in Russian метательное копье…
in Polish oszczep…
in Spanish jabalina…
in Portuguese dardo…
in German der Wurfspeer…
in Catalan javelina…
in Japanese (スポーツの)やり投げ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 标枪…
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