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English definition of “king-size”


adjective     /ˈkɪŋsaɪz/ (also king-sized)
larger than the ordinary size: Manufacturers often make more profit on king-size versions of their products. a king-size bed
(Definition of king-size adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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