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One entry found for jean.
Main Entry: jean
Pronunciation: primarystressjemacronn
Function: noun
Etymology: a shortened form of earlier jean fustian, literally "a fustian (heavy cotton cloth) from Genoa," from Middle English Gene "Genoa, Italy"
1 : a heavy cotton cloth used especially for sportswear and work clothes
2 plural : pants made of jean, denim, or corduroy

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