1. noun /ˈwɪki,ˈwiːki/
A collaborative website which can be directly edited using only a web browser, often by anyone with access to it.
2. verb /ˈwɪki,ˈwiːki/
a) To research on Wikipedia or some similar wiki.

To get an understanding of the topics, he quickly went online and wikied each one.

b) To conduct research on a wiki.

Wikipedia foundation.

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