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fashion

noun
 
 
/ˈfæʃən/
STYLE [C, U] A2 the most popular style of clothes, appearance, or behaviour at a particular time: Long hair is back in fashion for men. Fur coats have gone out of fashion.Modern and fashionableFashionModern and fashionableFashionModern and fashionableModern and fashionable
BUSINESS [U] B1 the business of making and selling clothes: the fashion industry FashionModern and fashionableModern and fashionable
WAY [no plural] formal the way in which someone does something: He told the story in a very amusing fashion.Ways of achieving things
(Definition of fashion noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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