a set of rules specifying the garb or type of clothing to be worn by a group or by people under specific circumstances: a military dress code; The restaurant's dress code requires men to wear jackets and ties at dinner.
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- dresden china,
- dress circle,
- dress coat,
- dress down,
- dress form,
- dress goods,
- dress parade,
- dress rehearsal
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a set of rules or guidelines regarding the manner of dress acceptable in an office, restaurant, etc
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