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breastpin

[brest-pin] /ˈbrɛstˌpɪn/
noun
1.
a pin worn on the breast or at the throat; brooch.
Origin
1825-1835
1825-35; breast + pin
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British Dictionary definitions for breast-pin

breastpin

/ˈbrɛstˌpɪn/
noun
1.
a brooch worn on the breast, esp to close a garment
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