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blinkverb [I/T]

 us   /blɪŋk/
to ​close and ​open the ​eyesquickly, ​once or several ​times: [I] He ​stared at us without blinking.
If a ​light blinks, it ​flashes off and on.
(Definition of blink from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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uk   /blɪŋk/  us   /blɪŋk/
B2 [I or T] When you blink, you ​close and then ​openyoureyesquicklyonce or several ​times, and when an ​eye blinks, it does this: You've got something in ​youreye - ​try blinking a few ​times.
[I] literary If a ​light blinks, it ​flashes on and off.

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blinknoun [C usually singular]

uk   /blɪŋk/  us   /blɪŋk/
the ​act of blinking
(Definition of blink from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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