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the arknoun [S]

uk   /ɑːk/  us   /ɑːrk/
  • the ark noun [S] (SHIP)

(also Noah's ark) (in the Bible) a large wooden ship built by Noah in order to save his family and a male and female of every type of animal when the world was covered by a flood
(Definition of the ark from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) 船, (《圣经》中的)挪亚方舟…
in Chinese (Traditional) 船, (《聖經》中的)諾亞方舟…
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