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Shortened from cucumber
cuke (plural cukes)
- (informal) A cucumber
2007 August 2, Anne Raver, “Nature Red in Tooth, Claw and Carapace”, New York Times:
- I finally figured out what is mating on my cukes: squash bugs.
- 2009, Dev Patnaik, Peter Mortensen, Wired to care: how companies prosper when they create widespread empathy
- By the time she was nine, Nina was traveling to distant markets on her own to sell her family's fresh tomatoes, beans, squash, zukes, cukes, peppers […]