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Clothing is the things that people wear.      n-uncount  
Some locals offered food and clothing to the refugees..., What is your favourite item of clothing?..., Wear protective clothing.     
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   , clothing         
apparel, attire, clobber     (Brit. slang)   costume, dress, duds     (informal)   ensemble, garb, garments, gear     (informal)   get-up     (informal)   glad rags     (informal)   habits, outfit, raiment     (archaic or poetic)   rigout     (informal)   schmutter     (slang)   threads     (slang)   togs     (informal)   vestments, vesture, wardrobe, wear  

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a heavy cotton fabric of plain weave; used for clothing or tents
also known as "cotton duck" or "duck canvas"
An apron is a piece of clothing that you put on over the front of your normal clothes and tie round your waist, especially when you are cooking, in order to prevent your clothes from getting dirty.
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