piccadilly

noun
pic·ca·dil·ly | \¦pikə¦dilē\
plural -es

Definition of piccadilly 

1 : pickadil

2 : a high wing collar worn by men in the late 19th century

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History and Etymology for piccadilly

French picadilles, plural of picadille picadil

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