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dress coat

noun
1.
Origin
1760-1770
1760-70
Related forms
dress-coated, adjective
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  • They use a dinner jacket, while the regular versions use the service dress coat.
  • They stele an overcoat, a cap, dress coat and some ether wearing apparel.
British Dictionary definitions for dress coat

dress coat

noun
1.
a man's formal tailcoat with a cutaway skirt
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