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English definition of “hula skirt”

hula skirt

noun [C]     /ˈhuː.ləˌskɜːt/ US  /-ˌskɝːt/
a skirt made of long pieces of real or artificial grass , traditionally worn by dancers in the Hawaiian islands
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