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almuce

[al-myoos] /ˈæl myus/
noun
1.
a furred hood or hooded cape with long ends hanging down in front, formerly worn by the clergy.
Also, amice.
Origin
< Middle French almuce, aumuce. See amice2
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almuce

/ˈælmjuːs/
noun
1.
a fur-lined hood or cape formerly worn by members of certain religious orders, more recently by canons of France
Word Origin
C15: from Old French aumusse, from Medieval Latin almucia, of unknown origin
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