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dress uniform

noun
1.
U.S. Air Force. a uniform consisting of the coat and trousers of the service uniform, with a white shirt and black bow tie, worn for formal occasions.
2.
U.S. Army. a blue uniform worn for formal occasions.
3.
U.S. Navy. a dark blue uniform worn in cool seasons or climates.
Origin of dress uniform
1895-1900
1895-1900
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  • He was already in dress-uniform for the parade, and wore side arms.

    The Code of the Mountains Charles Neville Buck
  • He cried a little, unashamed, the tears streaming down his lined face and darkening the collar of his dress-uniform.

    Little Brother Cory Doctorow
British Dictionary definitions for dress-uniform

dress uniform

noun
1.
(military) formal ceremonial uniform
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