grass skirt

noun

: a skirt worn by women of some Pacific islands and made of native grasses or split leaves that hang loosely from a band
also : an imitation of this skirt

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“Grass skirt.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/grass%20skirt. Accessed 22 Feb. 2024.

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