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braces

noun [plural]     /ˈbreɪsɪz/
FOR TROUSERS UK ( US suspenders)
two straps fixed to a pair of trousers that go over your shoulders and stop the trousers from falling downFastening clothing and textiles
TEETH
US ( UK brace) a set of wires that some children wear to make their teeth straight
DentistryThe teethProblems with bones, joints and teeth
(Definition of braces from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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