Meaning of “napkin” in the English Dictionary

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"napkin" in British English

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napkinnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈnæp.kɪn/ us /ˈnæp.kɪn/ UK also serviette

B2 a small square piece of cloth or paper, used while you are eating to protect your clothes or to clean your mouth or fingers

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

"napkin" in American English

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napkinnoun [ C ]

us /ˈnæp·kɪn/ Cdn Br serviette

a piece of cloth or paper used at meals to protect your clothes and to clean your lips or fingers

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