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shoulder strap

noun [C] uk   us  
a narrow strip of material on a bag or a piece of clothing that hangs over the wearer's shoulder and holds the bag or clothing in position
Translations of “shoulder strap”
in Chinese (Traditional) (提袋或衣服的)肩帶,背帶…
in Chinese (Simplified) (包或衣服的)肩带,背带…
(Definition of shoulder strap from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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