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barf bag

noun [C] uk   US very informal us  
a waterproof paper bag provided for each passenger on an aircraft in case they need to vomit
Translations of “barf bag”
in Chinese (Traditional) (飛機上供旅客用的)嘔吐袋…
in Chinese (Simplified) (飞机上供旅客用的)呕吐袋…
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