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poly1

[pol-ee] /ˈpɒl i/
noun, plural polies.
1.
Informal. polyester (def 2):
a blend of poly and cotton.
2.
a fabric or garment made of polyester.
adjective
3.
made of or containing polyester:
a poly swimsuit.
Origin of poly1
by shortening
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British Dictionary definitions for polies'

poly

/ˈpɒlɪ/
noun (pl) polys
1.
(informal) short for polytechnic
adjective
2.
(informal) short for polyester
3.
(informal) short for polythene
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