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tunic

Anatomy Botany Zoology a covering, lining, or enveloping membrane of an organ or part
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Robin had not forgot the gentle arts taught by his mother, and he wore his fine red velvet tunic and breeches with the grace of a courtier.
They were clothed in a sort of tunic of light cloth which reached to the knees.
Presently the boy took a ball from his tunic, and, pointing at a little bush near them, said, "Stand you there, Lady Maud, by yonder bush, I would play at toss.
Stripped to the skin, I donned the red-deerskin tunic, the leopard-tail, the golden fillet, armlets and leg-ornaments of a Galu, with the belt, scabbard and knife, the shield, spear, bow and arrow and the long rope which I learned now for the first time is the distinctive weapon of the Galu warrior.
In so far as the sensation was concerned, I might as well have been entirely naked, so short and light was the tunic.
Where all this difference then between the ermine cloak and the leathern tunic, if what they cover is the same?
He had exchanged his shirt of mail for an under tunic of dark purple silk, garnished with furs, over which flowed his long robe of spotless white, in ample folds.
Her head and neck, shoulders, ears, arms, hands, and toes were loaded down with jewels and gems with bracelets, earrings, and rings; while a tunic bordered with gold, and covered with a light muslin robe, betrayed the outline of her form.
For nearly 40 years The Imps - noted for their impeccable red tunics and highly disciplined spectacular show - have performed around the world to millions of people.
Fit the included pattern once, and then use the wide range of variations found in the book to make an entire closet worth of tunics and dresses for every occasion.
There are soft bags by Threads and Trends, indigenous shawls, ponchos and tunics by Iloilo's Tinukib Foundation, clutches and totes by John Carlo, crochet bags by Yvettes Collection, bags in indigenous materials by Decena Collection, and finely crafted tunics by Unic Tunic.
The collection incorporatied modern cut tops, pants and tunics using digital printing, hand embellishment, contemporary embroideries and applique on raw silk, short silk, organza and chiffon.