Meaning of “nail file” in the English Dictionary

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"nail file" in British English

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nail filenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈneɪl ˌfaɪl/ us /ˈneɪl ˌfaɪl/

a small strip of metal or paper with a rough surface used for making the edges of your nails smooth and curved

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

"nail file" in American English

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nail filenoun [ C ]

us /ˈneɪl ˌfɑɪl/

a strip of metal with a rough surface, for smoothing and shaping the ends of your nails

(Definition of “nail file” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)