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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 cooking

skewer

verb [T] uk   /skjʊər/ us    /ˈskjuː.ɚ/
to put pieces of food, especially meat, on a skewer
Translations of “skewer”
in Spanish brocheta, pincho…
in French broche(tte)…
in German der Spieß…
in Chinese (Traditional) 串肉針, 串肉叉…
in Chinese (Simplified) 串肉扦…
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