flak jacket Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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flak jacketnoun [C]

uk   us  
a ​specialpiece of ​clothingworn by ​soldiers and ​police to ​protect them from ​bullets and ​weapons
(Definition of flak jacket from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “flak jacket”
in Chinese (Simplified) 防弹背心…
in Chinese (Traditional) 防彈背心…
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