from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Variant of mozzetta.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A cape, with a small hood; -- worn by the pope and other dignitaries of the Roman Catholic Church.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A short ecclesiastical vestment or cape which covers the shoulders and can be buttoned over the breast, and to which a hood is attached.
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