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English definition of “cane”


noun     /keɪn/
[C or U] the long , hard, hollow stem of particular plants such as bamboo, sometimes used to make furniture or support other plants in the garden Parts of plants [C] a long stick used especially by old , ill , or blind people to help them walk Poles, rods, shafts and sticks [S] a long , thin stick used in the past as a school punishment Poles, rods, shafts and sticksPunishing by causing painHitting and beatingPunishing and punishments
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