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Hawaiian shirt

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noun
a short-sleeved, loose-fitting, open-collar shirt originally worn in Hawaii, made of lightweight fabric printed in colorful, often bold designs of flowers, leaves, birds, beaches, etc.
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Also called aloha shirt.

Origin of Hawaiian shirt

First recorded in 1950–55
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