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n. - 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;

Usage examples (37)
  • One of the best thing to come down the pike is the internet.
  • Father made him what he called a pike net which had two wings.
  • By the way, "pike" is short for "turnpike," which comes from the old word "pike" meaning spear, or pointed wood shaft.
  • Her second dive — a back 3 1/2 somersault in pike — scored a 43.20 to drop her to 11th. for more
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