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limerick

noun [C] uk   /ˈlɪm.ər.ɪk/ us    /-ɚ-/
a humorous poem with five lines
Translations of “limerick”
in Spanish quintilla humorística…
in French poème humoristique…
in German der Limerik…
in Chinese (Traditional) 五行打油詩…
in Chinese (Simplified) 五行打油诗…
(Definition of limerick from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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