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"pike" in British English

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pikenoun [C]

uk   us   /paɪk/
  • pike noun [C] (ROAD)

US informal (plural pikes) a turnpike : the Leesburg Pike
  • pike noun [C] (HILL)

(plural pikes) a word used in ​northernEngland for a ​hill with a ​pointedtop
(Definition of pike from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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pikenoun [C]

 us   /pɑɪk/
  • pike noun [C] (FISH)

(plural pike) a ​largefish with ​sharpteeth that ​lives in ​lakes and ​rivers
  • pike noun [C] (ROAD)

short form ofturnpike: Traffic is ​slow along Rockville Pike.
(Definition of pike from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pike”
in Spanish lucio…
in Vietnamese cá chó…
in Malaysian sejenis ikan air tawar…
in Thai ปลาน้ำจืดชนิดหนึ่ง…
in French brochet…
in German der Hecht…
in Chinese (Simplified) 鱼, 狗鱼…
in Turkish turna balığı…
in Russian щука…
in Indonesian nama ikan…
in Chinese (Traditional) 魚, 狗魚…
in Polish szczupak…
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