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Needle

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Definition

a needle: a pin, a sharp bit of metal used for sewing; a syringe
noun
Icarus is scared of needles, he once pricked himself on one as a child and hasn't liked them ever since.
a needle (on a record player): a thin piece of metal or jewel which touches vinyl records and reads the vibrations
noun

Pronunciation examples
UK: Icarus is scared of needles.
US: Do you have a needle and thread? I'm going to try to stitch up this abdomen. Ok?

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