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"safety pin" in British English

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safety pinnoun [ C ]

/ˈseɪf·ti ˌpɪn/

a pin with a round end to hold the sharp point, so that it will not stick you and will stay fastened

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