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peck

verb [T]
 
 
/pek/ ( also peck at)
If a bird pecks something, it lifts or hits it with its beak: chickens pecking at cornAnimal (non-human) behaviourBiting, chewing and swallowingEating
Translations of “peck”
in Korean 쪼아 먹다…
in Arabic يَنْقُر…
in French picorer, chipoter, bécoter…
in Turkish gagalamak…
in Italian beccare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 啄, 輕而快的吻…
in Russian клевать…
in Polish dziobać…
in Spanish picotear, picar, comer como un pajarito…
in Portuguese bicar…
in German picken, herumstochern, Küßchen geben…
in Catalan picotejar…
in Japanese (くちばしで)~をつつく, ついばむ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 啄, 轻而快的吻…
(Definition of peck verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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