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“sewing machine” in British English

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sewing machinenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈsəʊ.ɪŋ məˌʃiːn/ us /ˈsoʊ.ɪŋ məˌʃiːn/

a machine that is used for joining together pieces of cloth, with a needle that is operated either by turning a handle or by electricity

(Definition of “sewing machine” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“sewing machine” in American English

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sewing machinenoun [ C ]

/ˈsoʊ·ɪŋ mə·ʃin/

a machine you use to sew pieces of cloth together

(Definition of “sewing machine” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)