Justicoat
Justico Jus"ti*co, Justicoat Jus"ti*coat`, n. [F. justaucorps, lit., close to the body.] Formerly, a close coat or waistcoat with sleeves. [1913 Webster]

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  • justicoat — /jus ti koht /, n. justaucorps. [alter. by folk etym.] * * * …   Universalium

  • justicoat — variant of justaucorps * * * /jus ti koht /, n. justaucorps. [alter. by folk etym.] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Justico — Jus ti*co, Justicoat Jus ti*coat , n. [F. justaucorps, lit., close to the body.] Formerly, a close coat or waistcoat with sleeves. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • justaucorps — /zhooh steuh kawr , kohr /; Fr. /zhyuust oh kawrdd /, n., pl. justaucorps / kawr , kohr /; Fr. / kawrdd /. a fitted, knee length coat, characterized by wide turned back cuffs and stiff flared skirts, worn esp. by men in the 17th and 18th… …   Universalium

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