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noun [countable] offspring pronunciation in American English /ˈɔfˌsprɪŋ/
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  1. 1
    biology someones child or children
    conflicts between parents and offspring
    1. a.
      the baby or babies of an animal
      The birds will see you as a threat to their offspring.
  2. 2
    something that has developed as a result of something else
    Jungle is an offspring of techno and jazz.


a fashion trend in which people intentionally wear ordinary, inexpensive, widely-available clothing

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a flower or small bunch of flowers worn on the lapel of a jacket on special occasions

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