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English definition of “jacket”


noun [C] uk   /ˈdʒæk.ɪt/ us  

jacket noun [C] (CLOTHES)

A1 a short coat: a leather/denim/tweed jacket The keys are in my jacket pocket.Coats, jackets and cloaks

jacket noun [C] (BOOK)

→ dust jacketBooks and parts of books
(Definition of jacket from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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