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fastener

noun [C]  /ˈfæs·ə·nər/ us  
a button or other device for joining together the separate parts of something, esp. clothes
Translations of “fastener”
in Korean 잠금 장치…
in Arabic قِفل…
in Portuguese fecho, colchete…
in Catalan tanca…
in Japanese ファスナー…
in Italian fermaglio, chiusura…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鈕扣, 拉鍊, 扣件…
in Russian застежка…
in Turkish çıt çıt, bağ, toka…
in Chinese (Simplified) 纽扣, 拉链, 扣件…
in Polish zapięcie…
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