ballgown


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ballgown

(ˈbɔːlɡaʊn) or

ball gown

n
a long formal dress worn to a formal dance or other social occasion
Translations

ballgown

[ˈbɔːlgaʊn] Ntraje m de fiesta, vestido m de gala

ballgown

[ˈbɔːlgaʊn] nrobe f de bal
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