cyclas

noun cyc·las \ˈsikləs\

Definition of cyclas

plural

cyclades

\-ləˌdēz\
  1. 1 :  a sleeveless tunic shorter in front than behind and worn especially in the 14th century by knights over their armor

  2. 2 :  a full-length garment similar to a cyclas but worn by women

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Origin and Etymology of cyclas

Medieval Latin, from Latin, woman's robe with a border around it, from Greek kyklas, from kyklas, adjective, encircling, from kyklos circle, wheel — more at wheel


Cyclas

cyc·las \"\

Definition of Cyclas

  1. taxonomic synonym of sphaerium

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Origin and Etymology of cyclas

New Latin, from Latin


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