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"lotion" in British English

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lotionnoun [C or U]

uk   /ˈləʊ.ʃən/  us   /ˈloʊ-/
a ​liquid that you put on ​yourskin in ​order to ​protect it, ​improveitscondition, or make it ​smellpleasant: suntan lotion
(Definition of lotion from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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lotionnoun [C/U]

 us   /ˈloʊ·ʃən/
a ​liquid that is put on ​yourskin in ​order to ​protect it, ​improveitscondition, or make it ​smellpleasant: [U] She ​applied some ​hand/​suntan lotion and ​rubbed it in.
(Definition of lotion from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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