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- n. an article of women's clothing for the upper body, usually thigh-length and wrapping or tying in front; a bedjacket
- n. a nightgown
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A nightgown.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A night-gown or night-dress.
- n. A kind of jacket like a dressing-sack, usually of printed calico, worn in Scotland by women of the working-class, generally together with a drugget or colored flannel petticoat. Also called short-gown.
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