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sleeve

noun [C] uk   /sliːv/ us  

sleeve noun [C] (CLOTHING PART)

B1 ( also arm) the part of a piece of clothing that covers some or all of the arm: short/long sleeves The sleeves are too long for me. You'd better roll your sleeves up or you'll get them dirty.
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sleeve noun [C] (COVER)

UK ( US jacket) a cover to protect something: Can you put the record back in its sleeve, please? a tube-shaped covering to protect a part of a machine
Translations of “sleeve”
in Korean 소매…
in Arabic كُمّ…
in French manche, pochette, chemise…
in Turkish yen, elbise kolu…
in Italian manica…
in Chinese (Traditional) 衣服, 袖子…
in Russian рукав…
in Polish rękaw…
in Spanish manga, funda, manguito…
in Portuguese manga…
in German der Ärmel, die Schallplattenhülle, die Buchse…
in Catalan màniga…
in Japanese 袖, たもと…
in Chinese (Simplified) 衣服, 袖子…
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