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English definition of “puffball”

puffball

noun [C] (SKIRT)    /ˈpʌf.bɔːl/ US  /-bɑːl/ (also puffball skirt)
a skirt that has a rounded shape because it is gathered (= pulled together in folds) in at the bottomSkirts and kilts
(Definition of puffball noun (SKIRT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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