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a hooded mantle or cloak, as that worn by Arabs.
a similar garment worn by women at various periods in Europe and the United States.
Historical Examples

The Arab’s Pledge Edward L. Mitford
The Dash for Khartoum George Alfred Henty
My Trip Around the World Eleonora Hunt
Miss Caprice St. George Rathborne
Miss Caprice St. George Rathborne
Miss Caprice St. George Rathborne
Border, Breed Nor Birth Dallas McCord Reynolds
The Prince of India, Volume I Lew. Wallace
At Aboukir and Acre George Alfred Henty
Metapsychical Phenomena J. Maxwell


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