almuce

noun
al·​muce | \ ˈalˌmyüs \
plural -s

Definition of almuce

: an ecclesiastical hood lined with fur worn commonly in the pre-Reformation era by canons and also by various other ecclesiastics

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First Known Use of almuce

1734, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for almuce

Middle French almuce, aumuce

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“Almuce.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/almuce. Accessed 3 Aug. 2020.

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