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toga

noun [C] uk   /ˈtəʊ.ɡə/ us    /ˈtoʊ-/
a piece of clothing worn by people in ancient Rome, consisting of a long piece of cloth wrapped around the body and hanging loosely from the shoulders
Translations of “toga”
in Spanish toga…
in French toge…
in German die Toga…
in Chinese (Traditional) (古羅馬人穿的)托加袍…
in Chinese (Simplified) (古罗马人穿的)托加袍…
(Definition of toga from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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