Undersleeve
Undersleeve Un"der*sleeve`, n. A sleeve of an under-garment; a sleeve worn under another, [1913 Webster]

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  • undersleeve — /un deuhr sleev /, n. a separate sleeve worn under the sleeve of a dress and visible through it or extending beyond it. [1540 50; UNDER + SLEEVE] * * * …   Universalium

  • undersleeve — noun a sleeve, worn underneath another, and visible through slashes or near the hand …   Wiktionary

  • undersleeve — /ˈʌndəsliv/ (say unduhsleev) noun 1. a sleeve worn under an outer sleeve. 2. an ornamental inner sleeve extending below the outer sleeve …   Australian English dictionary

  • undersleeve — /un deuhr sleev /, n. a separate sleeve worn under the sleeve of a dress and visible through it or extending beyond it. [1540 50; UNDER + SLEEVE] * * * unˈdersleeve (↑sleeve) n(1) • • • Main Entry: ↑under …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sleeve — other|Sleeve (disambiguation)Sleeve (O. Eng. slieve , or slyf , a word allied to slip , cf. Dutch sloof ) is that part of a garment which covers the arm, or through which the arm passes or slips. The pattern of the sleeve is one of the… …   Wikipedia

  • 1500-1550 in fashion — Fashion in the period 1500 1550 in Western Europe is marked the age of nudity by voluminous clothing worn in an abundance of layers (one reaction to the cooling temperatures of the Little Ice Age, especially in Northern Europe and the British… …   Wikipedia

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