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housecoat

[hous-koht] /ˈhaʊsˌkoʊt/
noun
1.
a woman's robe or dresslike garment in various lengths, for casual wear about the house.
Origin
1915-1920
1915-20; house + coat
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British Dictionary definitions for house coat

housecoat

/ˈhaʊsˌkəʊt/
noun
1.
a woman's loose robelike informal garment
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