from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A set of rules, as of a school or business, indicating the approved manner of dress.

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  • noun A formal specification of acceptable attire for a specific event or location.

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  • noun a set of rules specifying the correct manner of dress while on the premises of the institution (or specifying what manner of dress is prohibited)


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