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woodpecker

noun [C] uk   /ˈwʊdˌpek.ər/  us   //
a bird that uses its strong beak to make holes in tree trunks in order to find insects to eat
Translations of “woodpecker”
in Korean 딱따구리…
in Arabic نَقّار الخَشَب…
in Portuguese pica-pau…
in Catalan picot…
in Japanese キツツキ…
in Italian picchio…
in Chinese (Traditional) 啄木鳥…
in Chinese (Simplified) 啄木鸟…
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