from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The traditional garment of women in Ancient Rome, corresponding to the toga worn by men.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A long garment, descending to the ankles, worn by Roman women.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An ample outer tunic or dress worn by Roman women over the under-tunic or chemise: it fell as low as the ankles or feet, and was gathered in around the waist by a girdle.


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