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thong

noun [C]  /θɔŋ, θɑŋ/ us  
a light shoe, often made of rubber, consisting of a flat bottom attached to the foot by a narrow strap that fits between the big toe and the toe next to it A thong is also a narrow strip of material used to fasten something or worn for swimming or as underwear.
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