tartan Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"tartan" in British English

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tartannoun [C or U]

uk   /ˈtɑː.tən/  us   /ˈtɑːr.ən/
a ​pattern of different ​colouredstraightlinescrossing each other at 90 ​degreeangles, or a ​cloth with this ​pattern: a tartan ​kilt
(Definition of tartan from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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tartannoun [C]

 us   /ˈtɑr·tən/
a ​clothwoven in a ​pattern of different ​coloredstraightstripscrossing each other at 90 ​angles, or the ​pattern itself; plaid : a tartan ​kilt
(Definition of tartan from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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