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noun

a loosely belted single-breasted jacket, with box pleats in front and back.

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Also called Norfolk coat .

Origin of Norfolk jacket

1865–70; after Norfolk county in England
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Norfolk jacket

noun

a man's single-breasted belted jacket with one or two chest pockets and a box pleat down the back

Word Origin for Norfolk jacket

C19: worn in Norfolk for duck shooting
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