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striptease

noun [C or U] uk   /ˈstrɪp.tiːz/ /ˌstrɪpˈtiːz/ us  
a form of entertainment in which a performer takes off his or her clothes in a way that is sexually exciting to the people who are watching: I'm not the sort of person who'd do a striptease. a striptease club/artist
Translations of “striptease”
in Chinese (Traditional) 脫衣舞…
in Russian стриптиз…
in Turkish soyunarak tahrik etme…
in Chinese (Simplified) 脱衣舞…
in Polish striptiz…
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