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clip-onadjective [before noun]

uk   /ˈklɪp.ɒn/  us   /ˈklɪp.ɑːn/
fastened with a clip: clip-on ​earrings/​sunglasses
noun [C usually plural] uk   us  
They only had ​earrings for ​piercedears, but I ​wanted clip-ons.
(Definition of clip-on from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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clip-onadjective [not gradable]

 /ˈklɪpˌɔn, -ˌɑn/
attaching with a ​clip: clip-on ​earrings
(Definition of clip-on from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “clip-on”
in Chinese (Simplified) 用夹子夹住的, 夹戴式的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 用夾子夾住的, 夾戴式的…
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