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Definition:
  • any of several elongate long-snouted freshwater game and food fishes widely distributed in cooler parts of the northern hemisphere;
  • a broad highway designed for high-speed traffic;
  • medieval weapon consisting of a spearhead attached to a long pole or pikestaff; superseded by the bayonet;
  • a sharp point (as on the end of a spear);
  • highly valued northern freshwater fish with lean flesh;

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    Hyponyms: northern pike, Esox lucius, muskellunge, Esox masquinongy, pickerel, autobahn, autostrada, turnpike, halberd, partisan, partizan, vouge

     

    Member Meronyms: Esox, genus Esox

     

    Anagrams: kepi

     

    Language Translations:
    Croatian: štuka   Danish: gedde  
    Dutch: snoek   Finnish: hauki  
    French: brochet   German: Hecht  
    Hungarian: csuka   Icelandic: gedda  
    Latin: lucius   Norwegian: gjedde  
    Polish: szczupak   Romanian: ştiucă  
    Russian: щука   Slovene: ščuka  
    Spanish: lucio   Swedish: gädda  
     
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