matchcoat

A type of mantle made from fur, worn by Native Americans.

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  • matchcoat — (n.) fur skinned mantle worn by Native Americans, 1640s, originally matchco, probably a native word (Cf. Ojibwa majigoode petticoat, woman s dress ), altered by influence of COAT (Cf. coat) (n.) …   Etymology dictionary

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