Definition of alb noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

alb

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BrE BrE//ælb//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ælb//
 
 
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a long white item of clothing worn by a priest in some churches Word Origin Old English albe, from ecclesiastical Latin tunica (or vestis) alba ‘white garment’, from Latin albus ‘white’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: alb