mao-jacket

Mao jacket

noun
a plain, shirtlike jacket, usually blue or gray, with pockets and a high collar, worn by Mao Zedong and universally adopted in the People's Republic of China during his regime.

Origin:
1965–70

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mao jacket

noun
a light weight jacket with a high collar; worn by Mao Zedong and the Chinese people during his regime 
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