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cardigan

noun [C] uk   /ˈkɑː.dɪ.ɡən/ us    /ˈkɑːr-/ (UK informal cardy, also cardie)
B2 a piece of clothing made from wool, which covers the upper part of the body and the arms, fastening at the front with buttons, and usually worn over other clothes
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