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ballgown

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishballgownball‧gown /ˈbɔːlɡaʊn $ ˈbɒːl-/ noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 a long dress made of expensive material, that a woman wears to formal parties syn evening dress
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ballgownThe black taffeta silk ballgown was strapless and backless with a plunging, gravity-defying decolletage.
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