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garderobe

[ gahrd-rohb ]
/ ˈgɑrdˌroʊb /
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noun
a wardrobe or its contents.
a private room, as a bedroom.
(in medieval architecture) a latrine or privy.
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Origin of garderobe

1400–50; late Middle English <Middle French: literally, (it) keeps clothing
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British Dictionary definitions for garderobe

garderobe
/ (ˈɡɑːdˌrəʊb) /

noun archaic
a wardrobe or the contents of a wardrobe
a bedroom or private room
a privy

Word Origin for garderobe

C14: from French, from garder to keep + robe dress, clothing; see wardrobe
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