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English definition of “coat”

coat

noun [C] (CLOTHING)    /kəʊt/ US  /koʊt/
A1 an outer piece of clothing with sleeves that is worn over other clothes, usually for warmth: Do your coat up, Joe, or you'll freeze. We need a coat hook on the back of this door.Coats, jackets and cloaks used as a combining form: an overcoat a raincoatCoats, jackets and cloaks
(Definition of coat noun (CLOTHING) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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