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"pinion" in British English

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pinionverb [T]

uk   /ˈpɪn.jən/  us   /ˈpɪn.jən/

pinionnoun [C]

uk   /ˈpɪn.jən/  us   /ˈpɪn.jən/
(Definition of pinion from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"pinion" in American English

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pinionverb [T]

 us   /ˈpɪn·jən/
to ​hold or ​tie someone by the ​arms to ​prevent the ​person from ​moving: He was pinioned to the ​wall by the two men.
(Definition of pinion from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pinion”
in Chinese (Simplified) 抓住,捆住,绑住(尤指双臂)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 抓住,捆住,綁住(尤指雙臂)…
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