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- n. A hip-length tailored unisex coat with a mandarin collar, modelled on the South Asian achkan or sherwani and briefly popular in the West in the 1960s and 1970s.
After Jawaharlal Nehru, Prime Minister of India, who wore such a jacket. (Wiktionary)
The groom, Richard Eagan, wore a Nehru jacket with love beads around his neck.