raglan

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noun rag·lan \ˈra-glən\

Definition of raglan

  1. :  a loose overcoat with raglan sleeves

Origin and Etymology of raglan

French J. H. Somerset, Baron Raglan †1855 British field marshal


First Known Use: 1857


Raglan

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biographical name Rag·lan \ˈra-glən\

Definition of Raglan

  1. 1st Baron 1788–1855 FitzRoy James Henry Somerset British field marshal


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