Word of the Day – Mar. 28 – Epaulet

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Noun: Epaulet (ep-uh-LET)

Definition:

1. Something that ornaments or protects the shoulder

2. An ornamental fringed shoulder pad, formerly worn as part of a military uniform.

3. An ornamental strip or loop sewn across the shoulder of a dress of coat.

Sample sentence: Vintage military outer wear is back in the fashion scene, complete with the distinguished epaulet and shiny buttons.

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