roquelo
Roquelaure Roq"ue*laure (?; 277), n. [F.; so called after Duc de Roquelaure, in the reign of Louis XIV.] A cloak reaching about to, or just below, the knees, worn in the 18th century. [Written also {roquelo}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Roquelaure — Roq ue*laure (?; 277), n. [F.; so called after Duc de Roquelaure, in the reign of Louis XIV.] A cloak reaching about to, or just below, the knees, worn in the 18th century. [Written also {roquelo}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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