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  • n. Plural form of shortgown.

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Examples

  • Their brisk withered little dames, in close crimped caps, long-waisted shortgowns, homespun petticoats, with scissors and pincushions, and gay calico pockets hanging on the outside.

    The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon

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