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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
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basquebasque /bæsk/ noun [countable]  DCCa piece of underwear for a woman that covers her body from under her arms to the top of her legs
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basqueShown here is another beautiful basque from Gossard.I put on the black basque and the lacey-topped stockings.A gold basque worn by Madonna was sold for £9,000.There will be demonstrations in roller hockey and pelota basque, but there's no place for cricket.
BasqueBasque /bæsk, bɑːsk $ bæsk/ noun  1 [countable] a person from the mountainous area between southern France and northern Spain. Some people who live in this area consider themselves to be a separate nation that does not belong to either France or Spain, and some Basques in Spain have tried to gain political independence. ETA2 [uncountable] the language of the Basques, which is unusual because it is not related to any other language in the worldBasque adjective Basque separatists (=people who want the Basque area to become a separate state)
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