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sarinoun [C]

(also saree) uk   /ˈsɑː.ri/  us   /ˈsɑːr.i/
a ​dress, ​wornespecially by ​SouthAsian women, consisting of a very ​longpiece of ​thinclothwrapped around the ​body
(Definition of sari from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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sarinoun [C]

 us   /ˈsɑr·i/
a ​dress consisting of a very ​longpiece of ​clothwrapped around the ​body, ​worn esp. by ​Indian and Pakistani women
(Definition of sari from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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