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Mackinaw coat

/ (ˈmækɪˌnɔː) /
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noun

mainly US and Canadian a thick short double-breasted plaid coatAlso called: mackinaw

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Word Origin for Mackinaw coat

C19: named after Mackinaw, variant of Mackinac
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