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overallsnoun [plural]

uk   /ˈəʊ.vər.ɔːlz/  us   /ˈoʊ.vɚ.ɑːlz/
UK (US coveralls) a piece of clothing that covers both the upper and lower parts of the body and is worn especially over other clothes to protect them: She put on some overalls and got out a tin of paint. US (UK dungarees) a pair of trousers with an extra piece of cloth that covers the chest and is held in place by a strap over each shoulder
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