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rason

[rah-sawn; English ras-on] /ˈrɑ sɔn; English ˈræs ɒn/
noun, plural rasa
[rah-sah; English ras-uh] /ˈrɑ sɑ; English ˈræs ə/ (Show IPA).
Greek Orthodox Church
1.
a long, loose, black gown with wide sleeves, worn by the clergy.
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35; < Medieval Greek rháson a woolen cloth
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