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English definition of “don”

don

noun [C] uk   /dɒn/ us    /dɑːn/ UK
a lecturer (= college teacher), especially at Oxford or Cambridge University in EnglandTeachers

don

verb [T] uk   /dɒn/ us    /dɑːn/ (-nn-) formal
to put on a piece of clothing: He donned his finest coat and hat.
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