overgarment

[oh-ver-gahr-muh nt]

Origin of overgarment

late Middle English word dating back to 1425–75; see origin at over-, garment
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British Dictionary definitions for overgarment

overgarment

noun
  1. any garment worn over other clothes, esp to protect them from wear or dirt
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