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tuxedonoun [C]

uk   /tʌkˈsiː.dəʊ/  us   /tʌkˈsiː.doʊ/ (plural tuxedos) mainly US (informal tux , UK usually dinner jacket)
a man's black or white jacket worn at formal social events, usually in the evening, with matching trousers and a bow tie
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tuxedonoun [C]

 us   /tʌkˈsi·doʊ/ (plural tuxedos) (infml tux,  /tʌks/ )
a type of black jacket, or jacket and pants, worn by men on formal occasions, usually with a bow tie
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