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collar button

noun
1.
a button or stud for fastening a detachable collar to the neckband of a shirt or for fastening together the ends of a collar or neckband.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90, Americanism
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Examples from the web for collar button
  • Measure collar from center of collar button to far end of collar buttonhole.
  • Shirts shall be buttoned up completely with the exception of the top collar button and tucked completely into the trousers.
  • Only the top collar button of the shirt may be worn unbuttoned.
  • His head and lice were badly bruised, and his watch and diamond collar button wore missing.

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