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sleeve (plural sleeves)
- The part of a garment that covers the arm. [from 10th c.]
- The sleeves on my coat are too long.
- A (usually tubular) covering or lining to protect a piece of machinery etc. [from 19th c.]
- A protective jacket or case, especially for a record, containing art and information about the contents; also the analogous leaflet found in a packaged CD. [from 20th c.]
- A narrow channel of water.
- the Celtic Sea, called oftentimes the Sleeve
- sleave; untwisted thread.
- (British Columbia) A serving of beer measuring between 14 and 16 ounces.
part of a garment that covers the arm
mechanical covering or lining
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- (transitive) to fit a sleeve to