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lapel

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noun la·pel \lə-ˈpel\

Simple Definition of lapel

  • : either one of the two folds of fabric that are below the collar on the front of a coat or jacket

Full Definition of lapel

  1. :  the part of a garment that is turned back; specifically :  the fold of the front of a coat that is usually a continuation of the collar

la·pelled or la·peled adjective

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