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denier

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishdenierden‧i‧er1 /ˈdeniə $ -ər/ noun [uncountable]  a unit for measuring how thin nylon, silk etc thread is10-/15-/20– etc denier a pair of 15-denier tights
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denierThe seven denier hold-up achieves ultra sheer look with the durability of a 15 denier product.The denier number is size of the individual threads and indicates of durability.
denierde‧ni‧er2 /dɪˈnaɪə $ -ər/ noun [countable]  a person who says they do not believe something that most other people believe, especially that climate change is happening because of people’s activities, or that the Holocaust happened – used to show disapproval How can we convince the climate change deniers that they are wrong?
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