[ boor-kee-nee, bur‐ ]
/ bʊrˈki ni, bɜr‐ /
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(often lowercase) the proprietary name of a type of bathing suit covering the torso, limbs, and head, worn by women or girls who want to keep their bodies completely covered, especially for religious reasons.
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