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mummy bag

a snug-fitting sleeping bag tapered from the shoulders to the feet, enclosing both the body and head except for a small opening for the face.
Origin of mummy bag
so called because its shape resembles a wrapped Egyptian mummy Unabridged
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British Dictionary definitions for mummy-bag

mummy bag

a sleeping bag with a hood
Word Origin
C20: so called because the wearer resembles a mummified body
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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