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neckline

[ nek-lahyn ]
/ ˈnɛkˌlaɪn /
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noun
the opening at the neck of a garment, especially of a woman's garment, with reference to its shape or its position on the body: a V-neckline; a high neckline.
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Origin of neckline

First recorded in 1900–05; neck + line1
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British Dictionary definitions for neckline

neckline
/ (ˈnɛkˌlaɪn) /

noun
the shape or position of the upper edge of a dress, blouse, etca plunging neckline
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