Definition of needle-like in English:

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Long, slender, and pointed: fine needle-like leaves
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  • Upon the first sign of danger they will employ their enormous mouths and needle-like teeth for defense.
  • It is an error to suppose that the frail-looking, needle-like boat is only fit for racing purposes.
  • Look for the red-necked phalarope's thin, straight needle-like bill.

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