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Noun: gabardine  'ga-bu(r),deen
  1. A firm durable fabric with a twill weave
     
  2. (usually in the plural) trousers made of flannel, gabardine, tweed or white cloth
    - flannel, tweed, white
     
  3. A loose coverall (coat or frock) reaching down to the ankles
    - duster, gaberdine, smock, dust coat

Derived forms: gabardines

Type of: cloth, coverall [N. Amer], dack [Austral, NZ], dak [Austral, NZ], fabric, material, pant [N. Amer], textile, trouser

Encyclopedia: Gabardine