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swimming costume

noun [C] uk   us   UK
A2 a piece of clothing that women wear for swimming
Translations of “swimming costume”
in Korean 수영복…
in Arabic مَلابِس السباحة…
in Portuguese roupa de banho…
in Catalan banyador…
in Japanese 水着…
in Italian costume da bagno…
in Chinese (Traditional) (女式)游泳衣,泳裝…
in Russian купальник…
in Turkish mayo, yüzme kıyafeti…
in Chinese (Simplified) (女式)游泳衣,泳装…
in Polish kostium kąpielowy…
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