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English definition of “peg”

peg

noun [C] (FIXING DEVICE)    /peɡ/
a device used to fix something into a particular place : There aren't enough pegs (UK also clothes pegs) (US clothespins ) for all this washing . Hammer the ( tent ) pegs firmly into the ground .Pins, clips, hooks and pegs
(Definition of peg noun (FIXING DEVICE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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