woodpecker Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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Meaning of “woodpecker” in the English Dictionary

"woodpecker" in British English

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woodpeckernoun [C]

uk   /ˈwʊdˌpek.ər/  us   //
a ​bird that uses ​itsstrongbeak to make ​holes in ​tree trunks in ​order to ​findinsects to ​eat
(Definition of woodpecker from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"woodpecker" in American English

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woodpeckernoun [C]

 us   /ˈwʊdˌpek·ər/
a ​bird with a ​strongbeak that it ​hammers into ​treetrunks to ​findinsects to ​eat
(Definition of woodpecker from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “woodpecker”
in Arabic نَقّار الخَشَب…
in Korean 딱따구리…
in Portuguese pica-pau…
in Catalan picot…
in Japanese キツツキ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 啄木鸟…
in Chinese (Traditional) 啄木鳥…
in Italian picchio…
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