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English definition of “yarn”

yarn

noun     /jɑːn/
THREAD [U] thread used for making clothKnitting and sewingGeneral words for textiles
STORY [C] informal a long story that is probably not trueTypes of film, play, book etc.Accounts and storiesSummaries and summarising
(Definition of yarn noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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