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English definition of “press stud”

press stud

noun [C]     UK (US snap)
a small piece of metal or plastic used to fasten clothes with two usually round parts, one of which is pushed into the otherFastening clothing and textiles
(Definition of press stud noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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