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English definition of “Barbour”

Barbour

noun [C] uk   /ˈbɑː.bər/ us    /ˈbɑːr.bɚ/ UK trademark
a type of coat, often dark green, that protects the wearer against rain and wind and is made of a special cotton that is waxedCoats, jackets and cloaks
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