swimming cap


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swim cap

or swimming cap
n.
A snug elastic cap worn in the water especially to increase speed in competitive swimming or to keep the hair dry. Also called bathing cap.
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Noun1.swimming cap - a tight-fitting cap that keeps hair dry while swimmingswimming cap - a tight-fitting cap that keeps hair dry while swimming
cap - a tight-fitting headdress
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Translations

swimming cap

ncuffia
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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