Meaning of “hatpin” in the English Dictionary

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"hatpin" in British English

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hatpinnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈhæt.pɪn/ us /ˈhæt.pɪn/

a long metal pin, often with a decorated end, that is pushed through a woman's hat and hair to keep the hat on the head

(Definition of “hatpin” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)