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Meaning of “buttonhole” - Learner’s Dictionary

buttonhole

noun [C]     /ˈbʌtənhəʊl/
HOLE a hole that you push a button through on a piece of clothingFastening clothing and textiles
FLOWER UK a flower worn on a jacket or coat for a special occasionJewelleryFlowers and flowering plantsFlowers - general words
(Definition of buttonhole from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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