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English definition of “pattern”

pattern

noun [C] (DRAWING)    /ˈpæt.ən/ US  /ˈpæt̬.ɚn/
B2 a drawing or shape used to show how to make something: a knitting pattern a dress pattern Cut out all of the pieces from the paper pattern and pin them on the cloth .Patterns and shapes
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