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shell suit

n
(Clothing & Fashion) a lightweight tracksuit consisting of an inner cotton layer covered by a waterproof nylon layer
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shell suit

A lightweight tracksuit made of waterproof material lined with cotton, often used as leisurewear.
Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words by Diagram Group Copyright © 2008 by Diagram Visual Information Limited
Translations
silonová tepláková souprava
joggingdragt
tuulipuku
trenirka
シェルスーツ
보온복
träningsoverall
ชุดกีฬาไนล่อน
áo khoác chống thấm

shell suit

زِيْ رِيَاضيّ silonová tepláková souprava joggingdragt Jogginganzug φόρμα γυμναστικής chándal, sudadera tuulipuku survêtement trenirka tuta impermeabile シェルスーツ 보온복 trainingspak overtrekksdrakt dres ortalionowy conjunto de calça e jaqueta de náilon, fato de treino leve костюм из тонкого нейлона träningsoverall ชุดกีฬาไนล่อน eşofman áo khoác chống thấm 休闲套装
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