camise

camise

[kuh-meez, -mees]
noun
a lightweight, loose-fitting shirt or smock with long sleeves.

Origin:
1805–15; < Arabic qamīṣ < Late Latin camīsa, variant of camīsia shirt; see chemise

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camise (kəˈmiːz)
 
n
a loose light shirt, smock, or tunic originally worn in the Middle Ages
 
[C19: from Arabic qamīs, from Late Latin camīsia]

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