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English definition of “anchor”

anchor

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈæŋkər/
BOAT a heavy, metal object that is dropped into water to stop a boat from movingParts of ships and boatsPorts and docks
JOB US someone who reads the news and announcements on a television or radio programmeOccupations and trades
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