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shticknoun [C usually singular]

uk   us   /ʃtɪk/ mainly US
(also schtick) the ​type of ​humourtypical of a ​comedian (= ​person whose ​job is to make ​peoplelaugh): Pratfalls and other ​physicalgags are ​typical of Carey's shtick. a ​particularability or ​behaviour that someone has and that they are well ​known for
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