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noun uk   /twiːd/ us  
[C or U] a thick material made from wool of several different colours: a tweed jacket a tweed skirt and sensible shoesTextiles made from natural fibres tweeds [plural] clothes made from tweed, especially a jacket and matching trousers/skirt: He wore tweeds and smoked a pipe.Clothing - general words
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