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crinoline

noun [C] uk   us   /ˈkrɪn.əl.ɪn/
a stiff frame worn under a woman's skirt to give it a full appearance, especially in the 19th century
Translations of “crinoline”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指19世紀的)裙襯,裙撐…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指19世纪的)裙衬,裙撑…
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