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jerkin

noun jer·kin \ˈjər-kən\

: a type of short jacket that has no sleeves and that was worn in the past

Full Definition of JERKIN

:  a close-fitting hip-length usually sleeveless jacket

Origin of JERKIN

origin unknown
First Known Use: 1519

Rhymes with JERKIN

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