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English definition of “tip”

tip

noun [C] (END)    /tɪp/
C1 the usually pointed end of something, especially something that is long and thin : We had asparagus tips for dinner . If I stand on the tips of my toes , I can just reach the top shelf . The Keys are coral islands off the southern tip of Florida. There's paint on the tip of your nose .Edges and extremities of objectsSurfaces of objects a small part fitted to the end of something, especially something that is long and thin : a walking cane with a metal tip the filter tip of a cigarette Edges and extremities of objectsSurfaces of objects
(Definition of tip noun (END) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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