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Meaning of shirtwaist

shirt•waist

Pronunciation: (shûrt'wāst"), [key]
— n.
  1. a tailored blouse or shirt worn by women.
  2. Also calleda dress with a bodice and a front opening tailored like those of a dress shirt.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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