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skewer

noun [C] uk   /skjʊər/ us    /ˈskjuː.ɚ/
a long, thin metal pin used for holding together pieces of food, especially meat, during cookingKitchen utensils

skewer

verb [T] uk   /skjʊər/ us    /ˈskjuː.ɚ/
to put pieces of food, especially meat, on a skewerPreparing animals and fish for cooking
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