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English definition of “coat”


noun [C] (CLOTHING)   /koʊt/
any of various types of outer clothing that are worn over other clothes , usually open in the front , and are often used for warmth : She put on her heavy winter coat. When you say a man is wearing a coat and tie , the coat is a jacket or part of a suit . Coat is often used as a combining form : a raincoat
(Definition of coat noun (CLOTHING) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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