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fastenernoun [C]

uk   /ˈfɑːs.ən.ər/  us   /ˈfæs.ən.ɚ/
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fastenernoun [C]

 us   /ˈfæs·ə·nər/
a button or other device for joining together the separate parts of something, esp. clothes
(Definition of fastener from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “fastener”
in Arabic قِفل…
in Korean 잠금 장치…
in Portuguese fecho, colchete…
in Catalan tanca…
in Japanese ファスナー…
in Chinese (Simplified) 纽扣, 拉链, 扣件…
in Turkish çıt çıt, bağ, toka…
in Russian застежка…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鈕扣, 拉鍊, 扣件…
in Italian fermaglio, chiusura…
in Polish zapięcie…
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“fastener” in British English

A bunch of stuff about plurals
A bunch of stuff about plurals
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May 24, 2016
by Colin McIntosh One of the many ways in which English differs from other languages is its use of uncountable nouns to talk about collections of objects: as well as never being used in the plural, they’re never used with a or an. Examples are furniture (plural in German and many other languages), cutlery (plural in Italian), and

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