noun cu·cul·la \kəˈku̇lə, kyüˈkələ\

Definition of cuculla



  1. :  a loose sleeveless garment put on over the head and used especially to protect other garments; specifically :  a monk's scapular

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Origin and Etymology of cuculla

Medieval Latin, from Late Latin, cowl — more at cowl

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a brief usually trivial fact

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