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bateau neck

noun
1.
Also called bateau neckline.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25

boat neck

noun
1.
a wide, high neckline that follows the curve of the collarbone and ends in points on the shoulder seams.
Also called boat neckline, bateau neck, bateau neckline.
Origin
1955-60
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British Dictionary definitions for bateau neckline

boat neck

noun
1.
a high slitlike neckline of a garment that extends onto the shoulders Also called bateau neckline
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Contemporary definitions for bateau neckline
noun

See boatneck

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