whisker Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"whisker" in British English

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whiskernoun

uk   /ˈwɪs.kər/  us   /-kɚ/
[C] any of the ​long, ​stiffhairsgrowing on the ​face of a ​cat, ​mouse, or other ​mammal: He ​watched the ​catcleaning the ​milk off her whiskers.whiskers [plural] old-fashioned or humorous the ​hairgrowing on a man's ​face, ​especially the ​sides and/or the ​lowerpart
(Definition of whisker from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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whiskernoun [C]

 us   /ˈhwɪs·kər, ˈwɪs-/
one of the ​long, ​stiffhairs that ​grow near the ​mouth of a ​cat, ​mouse, or other ​mammal: The ​catcarefullycleaned the ​milk off ​its whiskers.
(Definition of whisker from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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