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English definition of “condom”


noun [C] uk   /ˈkɒn.dɒm/ us    /ˈkɑːn.dəm/ (UK also sheath)
a thin rubber covering that a man can wear on his penis during sex to stop a woman becoming pregnant or to protect him or his partner against infectious diseasesContraception
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