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floppy

adjective uk   /ˈflɒp.i/  us   /ˈflɑː.pi/
C2 soft and not able to keep a firm shape or position: a floppy hat a dog with big floppy ears He's got floppy blond hair that's always falling in his eyes.
floppiness
noun [U] uk   us   /-nəs/

floppy

noun [C] uk   /ˈflɒp.i/  us   /ˈflɑː.pi/ (also floppy disk)
a diskette (= a flat, circular device, usually inside a square container, that has a magnetic covering and is used for storing computer information)
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in Chinese (Traditional) 鬆軟的, 耷拉的…
in Russian обвисший…
in Turkish sarkık, gevşek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 松软的, 耷拉的…
in Polish miękki, luźno opadający…
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