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English definition of “nail”

nail

noun [C] (BODY PART)    /neɪl/
B2 a thin , hard area that covers the upper side of the end of each finger and each toe : Stop biting your nails! nail clippers a nail file → See also fingernail, toenailThe handThe foot
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