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cassock

noun cas·sock \ˈka-sək\

: a long gown worn by a priest

Full Definition of CASSOCK

:  a close-fitting ankle-length garment worn especially in Roman Catholic and Anglican churches by the clergy and by laypersons assisting in services

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Origin of CASSOCK

Middle French casaque
First Known Use: 1631

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