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grego

[gree-goh, grey-] /ˈgri goʊ, ˈgreɪ-/
noun, plural gregos.
1.
a short, hooded coat of thick, coarse fabric, originally worn in the eastern Mediterranean countries.
Origin
1740-1750
1740-50; perhaps < Portuguese (compare Spanish griego, Italian greco) < Latin Graecus Greek
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