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wickⓘMost examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
- the [lighter, candle, lamp] wick
- a [cotton, hemp] wick
- wicks for [candles, lighters]
- light the wick
- [extinguish, blow out] the wick
- UK, slang: he's really getting on my wick!
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