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English definition of “oar”

oar

noun [C]     /ɔːr/ US  /ɔːr/
a long pole with a wide, flat part at one end, used for rowing a boat: a pair of oars She dipped her oars into the water and pulled. → Compare paddle nounParts of ships and boatsRowing
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