Definition of the nick
: a prison or police station She spent a night in the nick.
Word by Word Definitions
: a small notch, groove, or chip
: a small cut or wound
: a break in one strand of two-stranded DNA caused by a missing phosphodiester bond
: to jot down : record
: to make a nick in : notch, chip
: to cut into or wound slightly
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