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"double chin" in British English

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double chinnoun [C]

uk   us  
a ​fold of ​skin between the ​face and ​neck, ​caused by a ​layer of ​fatdeveloping under the ​skin
(Definition of double chin from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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double chinnoun [C]

a ​fold of ​skin under the ​face along the ​front of the ​neck, caused by a ​layer of ​fat
(Definition of double chin from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “double chin”
in Chinese (Simplified) 双下巴…
in Chinese (Traditional) 雙下巴…
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