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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A metal spike with a hole for a rope.

Usage examples (35)
  • Grias neuberthii, known as the piton tree, is a large tree native to the western Amazonian rainforest (Ecuador, Columbia and Peru).
  • Smith said: 'I'll need a piton and two walkie-talkies.'
  • Gas jetted white from vents as a piton shot into stone.
  • Halfway up, the ice cracked under the Citi - zen's piton. for more
Tutoring comment
  • This word was used in the 2006 Scripps National Spelling Bee finals.
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