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English definition of “cuff”

cuff

noun [C] (MATERIAL ON CLOTHES)    /kʌf/
the thicker material at the end of a sleeve nearest the handParts of clothes US (UK turn-up) the part of a trouser leg that is turned upParts of clothes
(Definition of cuff noun (MATERIAL ON CLOTHES) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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