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apron

noun [C] uk   /ˈeɪ.prən/ us  

apron noun [C] (CLOTHING)

a piece of clothing that you wear over the front of other clothes to keep the clothes clean while you are doing something dirty, such as cooking or cleaningProtective clothing

apron noun [C] (AIRPORT)

the part of an airport in which aircraft are turned around or goods are put onto themAirports and landing strips

apron noun [C] (THEATRE)

(also apron stage) part of a stage in a theatre that is in front of the curtainTheatres, cinemas and their parts
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