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placket

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noun plack·et \ˈpla-kət\

Definition of placket

  1. 1 a :  a slit in a garment (as a skirt) often forming the closure b archaic :  a pocket especially in a woman's skirt

  2. 2 archaic a :  petticoat b :  woman



Origin and Etymology of placket

origin unknown


First Known Use: 1605

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