What is another word for spike?

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[ spˈa͡ɪk], [ spˈa‍ɪk], [ s_p_ˈaɪ_k]

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What is a spike?

A spike is a sharp point on the lip of an object that projects from the rest of the surface. Common spikes are on the top of crates, poles, and barrels.

Why do spikes exist?

Spikes are essential to the structure and function of an object. They keep the object from coming apart and allow it to hold its shape.

How do spikes develop?

The development of spikes varies depending on the object, but most spikes start as small projections from the main body of the object. As the object is used and abused, these small projections grow, until they become sharp points.

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