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mitt

noun uk   /mɪt/ us  
[C] a special type of glove for protecting a person's hand, especially a thick leather glove used for catching a baseball: a catcher's mitt oven mitts [C usually plural] a mitten : baby/woollen mitts [C usually plural] slang a person's hand: Get your filthy mitts off my sandwich!
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