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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A toga of purple, or ornamented with purple horizontal stripes, worn by kings, consuls, and augurs.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A toga of purple, or ornamented with purple horizontal stripes. -- worn by kings, consuls, and augurs.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A robe of state worn by kings, consuls, augurs, etc., in ancient Rome. It was a toga ornamented with horizontal purple stripes. See toga.

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