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Noun: kaftan  'kaf,tan
  1. A woman's dress style that imitates the caftan cloaks worn by men in the Near East
    - caftan
  2. A (cotton or silk) cloak with full sleeves and sash reaching down to the ankles; worn by men in the Levant
    - caftan

Derived forms: kaftans

Type of: cloak, dress, frock

Encyclopedia: Kaftan