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waterwings

noun [plural] uk   /ˈwɔː.tə.wɪŋz/ us    /ˈwɑː.t̬ɚ-/ US (UK armband)
hollow, ring-shaped pieces of plastic filled with air, which children who cannot swim wear on their arms in water to help them float
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