Dalek Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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Daleknoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈdɑː.lek/
an ​imaginarycreature that ​talks in a ​strangevoice and ​killspeople: The Daleks were the most ​frighteningcharacters in Dr Who (= a ​televisionprogramme about a man who ​travels in ​space and ​time).
(Definition of Dalek from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “Dalek”
in Chinese (Simplified) 戴立克(科幻故事中声音怪异的杀人生物)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 戴立克(科幻故事中聲音怪異的殺人生物)…
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