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English definition of “picnic”

picnic

noun [C]     /ˈpɪk.nɪk/
A1 an occasion when you have an informal meal of sandwiches , etc. outside , or the food itself: If the weather's nice we could have a picnic in the park . Why don't you take a picnic with you? a picnic area / lunch / table a picnic basket / hamper Meals and parts of meals
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