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hiker

noun [C] uk   /ˈhaɪ.kər/ us    /-kɚ/
a person who goes for a long walk in the countryside: On sunny days the trails are full of hikers.
Translations of “hiker”
in Chinese (Traditional) 健行者,遠足者…
in Chinese (Simplified) 长途旅行者, 远足者(在乡村)…
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