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It's been reported that a Muslim woman entered the pool in a burka later on July 21.
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Origin and Etymology of burka
First Known Use: 1836See Words from the same year
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Definition of burka for English Language Learners
: a long piece of clothing that covers the face and body and that is worn by some Muslim women in public places
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