cowl-neck
noun Date: 1978 a high loose-fitting turnover collar used especially for sweaters • cowl-necked adjective

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • cowl neck — noun (C) the neck on a piece of clothing that falls in folds at the front …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • cowl neck — noun a neckline on a woman s garment that hangs in draped folds …   English new terms dictionary

  • cowl-necked — adjective see cowl neck …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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