campeachy hat

noun, sometimes capitalized C
cam·​pea·​chy hat | \ (ˈ)kam¦pēchē- \

Definition of campeachy hat

: a broad-brimmed hat formerly worn in the southern U.S. in hot weather

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History and Etymology for campeachy hat

from Campeche, city & state in Mexico

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“Campeachy hat.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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