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slide fastener

noun
1.
zipper (def 2).
Origin of slide fastener
1935-1940
First recorded in 1935-40
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British Dictionary definitions for slide fastener

slide fastener

noun
1.
(mainly US & Canadian) another name for zip (sense 1)
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