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Date: 1500-1600
Language: Old French
Origin: gauvardine 'long coat'

gabardine

noun
     
Related topics: Clothes, Technology
gab‧ar‧dine , gaberdine
1 [uncountable]DCCT a strong material which does not allow water to go through and is often used for making coats
2 [countable]DCC a coat made from gabardine

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