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button-down collar

noun [C] uk   us  
a collar on a shirt that has the pointed ends fastened to the shirt by buttons
Translations of “button-down collar”
in Chinese (Traditional) (襯衫)領尖有鈕扣的領子…
in Chinese (Simplified) (衬衫)领尖有纽扣的领子…
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