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British pronunciation/nˈɪk/
American pronunciation/ˈnɪk/
01

to make a small, shallow cut or wound, resulting in minor injury or damage

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02

(of livestock) to produce offspring that exhibit superior traits

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to make shallow, precise cuts or incisions on the underside of a horse's tail, often for identification purposes

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to make a small, shallow cut or groove into something

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a small cut

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(British slang) a prison

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an impression in a surface (as made by a blow)

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While pruning the rose bushes, he nicked his forearm on one of the thorns, resulting in a small puncture wound.
While trimming the hedges, she nicked the edge of her hand with the pruning shears, causing a small abrasion.
While sharpening pencils, he nicked the tip of his thumb with the blade, resulting in a tiny but noticeable cut.
As he was shaving, he inadvertently nicked his chin with the razor, resulting in a minor shaving cut.
While chopping vegetables, she accidentally nicked her finger with the knife, causing a small but painful cut.
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