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English definition of “mitre”

mitre

noun [C] (HAT) (US also miter)     /ˈmaɪ.tər/ US  /-t̬ɚ/
a tall , pointed hat worn by bishops in official ceremonies Things worn to cover the head, face or neckCeremonial clothes and objects
(Definition of mitre noun (HAT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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