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An example use of toothpick in a speech by a native speaker of british english:
“… there's half a toothpick sticking out …”
A toothpick is a thin stick of wood or metal used to clean between the teeth.
the word toothpick occurs in english on average 0.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.
it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that toothpick can be often used in the following areas:
1) business and work;
2) food and health;