garmenture

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

garment +‎ -ure

Noun[edit]

garmenture (usually uncountable, plural garmentures)

  1. (archaic) clothing; dress
    • 1919, Edgar Rice Burroughs, Warlord of Mars[1], HTML edition, The Gutenberg Project, published 2008:
      ... with the heavy, fur-lined boots that are so essential a part of the garmenture of one who would successfully contend with the frozen trails and the icy winds of the bleak northland.

References[edit]

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for garmenture in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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