a richly embroidered, apronlike vestment having two shoulder straps and ornamental attachments for securing the breastplate, worn with a waistband by the high priest. Exodus 28:6, 7, 25–28.
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The more childish forms of ancient superstition, such as the use of ephods and teraphim, had fallen into desuetude.The Expositor's Bible: The First Book of Kings | F. W. Farrar
British Dictionary definitions for ephod
Old Testament an embroidered vestment believed to resemble an apron with shoulder straps, worn by priests in ancient Israel
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