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mandarin collar

noun
1.
a narrow, stand-up collar, not quite meeting at the front.
Origin
1950-1955
1950-55
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  • The styling of this jacket's body is trim and elegant, featuring princess seams as well as a mandarin collar.
British Dictionary definitions for mandarin collar

Mandarin collar

noun
1.
a high stiff round collar
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