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

 

chasuble

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈtʃæzjʊbl//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈtʃæzjʊbl//
 
 
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a piece of clothing with no sleeves, worn by a priest over his/her other clothes Word Origin Middle English: from Old French chesible, later chasuble, from late Latin casubla, alteration of Latin casula ‘hooded cloak or little cottage’, diminutive of casa ‘house’.
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