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pike

noun [C] uk   /paɪk/ us  

pike noun [C] (FISH)

(plural pike) a large fish that lives in lakes and rivers and eats other fishFreshwater fishFish and seafood

pike noun [C] (ROAD)

(plural pikes) US for turnpike: the Leesburg PikeMotorways

pike noun [C] (WEAPON)

(plural pikes) a long sharp stick used in the past as a weapon by soldiers on foot: A soldier with a pike could bring down a charging horse.Hand weaponsHandguns and rifles

pike noun [C] (HILL)

(plural pikes) Northern a hill in northern England with a pointed topHills and mountains
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