Meaning of “matchstick” in the English Dictionary

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"matchstick" in British English

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matchsticknoun [ C ]

uk /ˈmætʃ.stɪk/ us /ˈmætʃ.stɪk/

the short wooden stick of a match, or the match itself:

He likes making models out of matchsticks.

(Definition of “matchstick” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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