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English definition of “flannel”

flannel

noun (TYPE OF CLOTH)    /ˈflæn.əl/
[U] a light cloth usually made from wool, used especially for making clothes: flannel trousersTextiles made from natural fibres flannels [plural] UK trousers made of flannel: Traditionally, white flannels are worn when playing cricket.TrousersSportswear and swimwear
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