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haberdashery

noun [C or U] uk   /ˌhæb.əˈdæʃ.ər.i/ us    /-ɚˈdæʃ.ɚ-/

haberdashery noun [C or U] (CLOTH)

UK (US notions) cloth, pins, thread, etc. used for sewing, or a shop or a department of a large shop that sells theseKnitting and sewingProducts and producersBuying and selling in general

haberdashery noun [C or U] (MEN'S CLOTHES)

US old-fashioned clothing for men, or a shop or department in a large shop that sells thisClothing - general wordsParts of shops, shop fittings and retail activitiesShops, markets and auctionsRestaurants and cafesBuildings in general
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