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camisole

camisole

noun cam·i·sole \ˈka-mə-ˌsōl\

: a light piece of clothing for women that is worn on the top part of the body, does not have sleeves, and is often worn alone or under a blouse

Full Definition of CAMISOLE

1
:  a short negligee jacket for women
2
:  a short sleeveless garment for women

Origin of CAMISOLE

French, from Occitan camisolla, diminutive of camisa shirt, from Late Latin camisia
First Known Use: 1795

camisole

noun cam·i·sole \ˈkam-ə-ˌsōl\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of CAMISOLE

:  a long-sleeved straitjacket

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