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necklace

noun neck·lace \ˈne-kləs\

: a piece of jewelry that is worn around your neck

Full Definition of NECKLACE

1
:  an ornament worn around the neck
2
:  something likened to a necklace especially in forming a linked series or a circular pattern <a necklace of islands>

Examples of NECKLACE

  1. <found a lovely necklace to match the bracelet and ring her mother had given her>

First Known Use of NECKLACE

1577

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