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English definition of “cravat”


noun [C] uk   /krəˈvæt/ us  
a wide, straight piece of material worn loosely tied in the open neck of a shirtThings worn to cover the head, face or neck
(Definition of cravat from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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