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wreck

noun [C]
 
 
/rek/
VEHICLE a car, ship, or aircraft that has been very badly damagedNavigation and shipwrecks
PERSON informal someone who is in a bad physical or mental condition: [usually singular] I was a complete wreck by the end of my exams.Not fit and healthyThin or slender (of people)
ACCIDENT mainly US a bad accident involving a car or train: a car/train wreckAccidents involving vehicles
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