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[pep-luh m] /ˈpɛp ləm/

noun, plural peplums, pepla
[pep-luh] /ˈpɛp lə/ (Show IPA)
a short full flounce or an extension of a garment below the waist, covering the hips.
a short skirt attached to a bodice or jacket.
Obsolete. a peplos.
noun (pl) -lums, -la (-lə)
a flared ruffle attached to the waist of a jacket, bodice, etc
a variant of peplos


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