Jabot


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Jabot

 

a decorative trimming made of lace or light cloth on a blouse or dress. In 18th-century European dress, a jabot was a gathered strip made of lace or muslin that was attached to the collar of a man’s shirt and fell to the chest. The name “jabot” was also used for a high, linen collar, popular in the 19th century, that covered the lower parts of the cheeks.

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Using JABOT data to establish rust:host relationships, the family Orchidaceae appeared to be the second greatest family (9%) in number of species in the park.
(4) Blouses were elaborate, modelled on current styles prevalent in the West: thus high collars with ribbons, frills, jabots, and brooches were popular from the 1870s till the turn of the century and a few women also wore mutton-chop sleeves, peaked at the shoulder.
Crepin, Jabot, Vieux-Bois, Cryptogame et autres personnages grotesques de son invention" (887-88).
Boys donned a white shirt with a jabot and waist frills, a flannel waistcoat, and black breeches.
He wore a splendid velvet smoking-jacket, and announced that normally for dinner he also wore his jabot and lace cuffs, but that he restrained himself "when traveling in the colonies." He identified himself, quite earnestly, with those colonial scholars in Alexandria who kept pure Ciceronian Latin alive after the fall of Rome.
Three-piece ensemble with printed blouse, with jabot and buttons down front, leather blazer, satin skirt, and crushed-satin headpiece, by Black designer Lawrence Steele.
Then the feeling of individuality and a unique role begins to weaken and the thought of all the people who ever were, are, and ever will be--aspiring, doubting, believing-people superior to me in strength of feeling and depth of mind, robs me of confidence in what I call my "I." The words of a prayer two millennia old, the celestial music created by a composer in a wig and jabot make me ask why 1, too, am here, why me?
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JABOT A Frill of lace B Hindu high priest C Long-toed swamp bird who am I?
Ashley told Victor she's stopping production on her new Jabot line.