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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Human
barrel-chestedˌbarrel-ˈchested adjective  HBHa man who is barrel-chested has a round chest that sticks out
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barrel-chestedAt its centre was a man of less than average height with thinning hair and a somewhat barrel-chested build.A barrel-chested man in a well-cut suit stood to greet them, gripped her hand firmly.He was a large, barrel-chested man in his early forties, his black hair plastered to his skull with hair cream.
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