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neckline

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈnek.laɪn/
the shape made by the edge of a dress or shirt at the front of the neck or on the chest: She wore a dress with a plunging neckline (= one showing part of her breasts).
Translations of “neckline”
in Chinese (Traditional) 領口,開領…
in Russian вырез (напр., у платья)…
in Turkish yaka çizgisi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 领口,开领…
in Polish dekolt…
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