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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A white linen liturgical vestment with sleeves.

Usage examples (28)
  • Another use of the word alb, commonly in the plural albæ (vestes), occurs in medieval writers.
  • A chasuble is worn over the alb, which is a long, white linen robe.
  • Next the alb, a long white garment reaching down to his feet.
  • Just cassock, alb and (for guest student preachers) a tunicle. for more
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