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sleevelet

[ sleev-lit ]
/ ˈsliv lɪt /
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noun

a fitted sleeve or cover worn on the forearm for warmth or to protect a shirt sleeve.

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Origin of sleevelet

First recorded in 1885–90; sleeve + -let
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