"patent coats" Definition

  1. the first coat, with the pockets inside the skirt, were so termed.

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Position in the dictionary: 2526 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: patter, patter-crib, patteran, patterer, pattern, paul pry, paw, pay, pay-away, peach
Previous words in the dictionary: patch., pasty, pasteboard, paste-horn, paste, pash, party, parter, part, parson’s nose

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