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addaword.gifdefinition of peplum

a short piece of fabric which is added to the waistline of a dress, jacket, or blouse
She wore a red dress by Dior with a strapless neckline and peplum detail at the waist.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 03/03/2014 09:40:00
Definition of peplum from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online


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