Definitions

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  • n. A type of native gown worn in parts of Central Asia.

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Examples

  • Unspeaking he climbed into the saddle of the great white stallion that stood tethered there in the shade of a spreading palm-tree; and unspeaking, with his broken arm thrust in the bosom of his khalat, he reined the steed about and rode eastward into the open desert, out of the life of the people of the Zuagir.

    The Bloody Crown of Conan

  • His khalat was of white silk, with pearls sewn on the bosom.

    The Bloody Crown of Conan

  • The other was dressed like them in a white, girdled khalat and a flowing head-dress which, banded about the temples with a triple circlet of braided camel-hair, fell to his shoulders.

    The Bloody Crown of Conan

  • The other was dressed like them in a white, girdled khalat and a flowing head-dress which, banded about the temples with a triple circlet of braided camelhair, fell to his shoulders.

    A Witch Shall Be Born

  • Girding his khalat about his mailed form and slinging his sword across his shoulders, he strode off along Vardanes 'track, the water bags slapping against his back.

    Conan the Wanderer

  • These, his mail shirt and khalat, and his broadsword were all that his erstwhile comrades had left him.

    Conan the Wanderer

  • From a pocket in his white khalat he withdrew a small, stoppered phial of green powder.

    Conan the Wanderer

  • With his robe torn away and his face bloody, the limping and disheveled amir was led before Conan, who sat on his panting steed, wiping the gore from his steel with a dead man's khalat.

    Conan the Wanderer

  • Arrows had ripped his white khalat, exposing the glittering black mail that clad his lion-thewed torso.

    Conan the Wanderer

  • Unspeaking he climbed into the saddle of the great white stallion that stood tethered there in the shade of a spreading palm tree; and unspeaking, with his broken arm thrust in the bosom of his khalat, he reined the steed about and rode eastward into the open desert, out of the life of the people of the Zuagir.

    Conan the Freebooter

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