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kite

kite

 
pronunciation:
kaIt
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a light frame covered with paper, plastic, or cloth that is flown in the air at the end of a long string. Some kites are very plain, and some have a lot of color and decoration.
 
definition 2: a bird like a hawk that has pointed wings and a forked tail.
derivation: kiter (n.)
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