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addaword.gifdefinition of soutane

noun
a long garment, usually with buttons down the front, worn by Roman Catholic priests
He stumbled as his left foot caught on the overly long hem of his soutane.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 01/05/2013 12:10:00
Definition of soutane from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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