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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “corset”

corset

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈkɔː.sɪt/ US  /ˈkɔːr-/
a tight piece of underwear worn on the middle part of a woman's body to make her waist appear smaller, especially in the past
(尤指过去女子用来束腰以显得苗条的)紧身褡
Underwear
(Definition of corset from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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