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cuke

 (kyo͞ok)
n. Informal
A cucumber.

cuke

(kjuːk)
n
(Plants) informal a cucumber

cuke

(kyuk)

n. Informal.
cucumber.
[1900–05]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cuke - cylindrical green fruit with thin green rind and white flesh eaten as a vegetablecuke - cylindrical green fruit with thin green rind and white flesh eaten as a vegetable; related to melons
veg, vegetable, veggie - edible seeds or roots or stems or leaves or bulbs or tubers or nonsweet fruits of any of numerous herbaceous plant
gherkin - small prickly cucumber
cucumber, cucumber vine, Cucumis sativus - a melon vine of the genus Cucumis; cultivated from earliest times for its cylindrical green fruit
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