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short-sleeved

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Definition of short-sleeved in English:

adjective

Having sleeves that do not reach below the elbow: a short-sleeved silk top
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  • He wore a light leather jacket on top of a short-sleeved white shirt and baggy brown pants.
  • His green short-sleeved top and leggings were torn at the elbow joints and sleeves.
  • On the day of the murder he was wearing a short-sleeved shirt and dark trousers.

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