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noun     birch pronunciation in British English
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  1. 1
    [countable] a tall tree with thin branches and an outer layer that comes off in thin strips like paper
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    1. a.
      [uncountable] the wood from this tree
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  2. 2

    the birch

    British an old-fashioned form of corporal punishment in which someone is hit hard with a thin stick

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the act or practice of telling the future using random items such as playing cards

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