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spear

noun [C]     /spɪər/ US  /spɪr/
a weapon consisting of a pole with a sharp, usually metal, point at one end, that is either thrown or held in the handHand weaponsHandguns and rifles a thin pointed stem or leaf: asparagus spearsParts of plants
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