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chimar

[chim-er, shim-] /ˈtʃɪm ər, ˈʃɪm-/
noun
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chimere

/tʃɪˈmɪə; ʃɪ-/
noun
1.
(Anglican Church) a sleeveless red or black gown, part of a bishop's formal dress though not a vestment
Word Origin
C14: perhaps from Medieval Latin chimēra (see chimera) and related to Spanish zamarra sheepskin coat
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