ecclesiastical attire

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Noun1.ecclesiastical attire - attire that is appropriate to wear in a churchecclesiastical attire - attire that is appropriate to wear in a church
attire, garb, dress - clothing of a distinctive style or for a particular occasion; "formal attire"; "battle dress"
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to 150 forget to address It is rumoured however, that the great poet had a love hate relationship with ecclesiastical attire and procedures.
Buckminster Fuller, the modernist architect, appears in the magazine nine years later in similarly ecclesiastical attire, staring at a large model of one of his futuristic works.
It is one of stark contrast: a young, vibrant, smiling black couple, stylishly dressed in black, holding the most powerful political position in the world, and between them a small, elderly white man, also smiling, dressed in white medieval ecclesiastical attire, holding the most powerful spiritual position in the world.