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gingham

noun [U] uk   us   /ˈɡɪŋ.əm/
a cotton cloth that has a pattern of coloured squares on a white surface: a gingham dress/tablecloth
Translations of “gingham”
in Chinese (Traditional) 格子棉布,條格棉布…
in Chinese (Simplified) 格子棉布,条格平布…
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