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collar

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈkɒlər/
CLOTHING B1 the part of a shirt, coat, etc that is usually folded over and goes round your neck: a shirt collarParts of clothes
ANIMAL B2 a narrow piece of leather or plastic that you fasten round the neck of an animalBands, straps and strips
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