from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In general, a hood attached to a garment in ecclesiastical or other canonical costume, as the hood of a Bachelor of Arts, or of a fellow of an English university, or that attached to a monk's gown, a cope, or the like.
  • n. A short hooded cloak similar to the armilausa.


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