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sling

noun [C]
 
 
/slɪŋ/
ARM a piece of cloth that you wear around your neck and put your arm into to support it when it is injuredMedical dressings, supports and devices
CARRY a piece of cloth or a strap that you tie around your body to carry things in: She had her baby in a sling.Containers for carrying personal possessionsBaby clothes and equipment
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