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vesture

Noun

1 something that covers or cloaks like a garment; "fields in a vesture of green"
2 a covering designed to be worn on a person's body [syn: clothing, article of clothing, wear] v : provide or cover with a cloak

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Etymology

Middle English, from Old French, from Vulgar Latin *vestitura "clothing", from Latin vestitus, past participle of vestire "to clothe", from vestis "garment".

Noun

  1. A covering of or like clothing.

Verb

  1. To clothe.

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