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- 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.
French. See visit. (Wiktionary)