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"piranha" in British English

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piranhanoun [ C ]

uk /pɪˈrɑː.nə/ us /pəˈrɑː.njə/ plural piranhas or piranha

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

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piranhanoun [ C ]

us /pəˈrɑn·ə/ plural piranha or piranhas

a small, South American river fish with sharp teeth, that attacks and eats small animals

(Definition of “piranha” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)