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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A light cape or short cloak of silk or lace formerly worn by women in summer.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A light cape or short cloak of silk or lace worn by women in summer.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An outer garment worn by women in the first half of the nineteenth century, thin, made of silk or like material, and shaped to the person.

Etymologies

French. See visit. (Wiktionary)

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