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noun [countable]     kite pronunciation in American English
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  1. 1
    a toy that flies in the air while you hold it by a long string
  2. 2
    a bird of prey (=bird that kills other animals for food) similar to a small hawk
  3. 3
    American informal a check that someone writes without having enough money to pay it

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a rise in the level of a stream or river

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