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English definition of “button”

button

noun [C] (CLOTHING FASTENER)   /ˈbʌt·ən/
a small, usually circular object that is sewn on a shirt, coat, or other piece of clothing, and is used to fasten it A button is also a small, usually circular sign that you can pin on your clothes: When you pay the admission fee at the museum, they give you a button to wear to show you’ve paid.
(Definition of button noun (CLOTHING FASTENER) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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