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o·ver·gar·ment

 (ō′vər-gär′mənt)
n.
An outer garment.
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overgarment

(ˈəʊvəˌɡɑːmənt)
n
(Clothing & Fashion) any garment worn over other clothes, esp to protect them from wear or dirt
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.overgarment - a garment worn over other garmentsovergarment - a garment worn over other garments  
aba - a loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth; worn by Arabs
cloak - a loose outer garment
coat - an outer garment that has sleeves and covers the body from shoulder down; worn outdoors
garment - an article of clothing; "garments of the finest silk"
izar - a voluminous cotton outer garment (usually white) traditionally worn by Muslim women of northern Africa and the Middle East; covers the entire body
snowsuit - a child's overgarment for cold weather
undergarment, unmentionable - a garment worn under other garments
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Any adults found to have lodged a gratitious grievance over such play would be forced to carry out child-centred stints of community service, erecting Swingball sets on every street corner and forfeiting their overgarments on request so that they might be repurposed as goalposts.
FOO1 protective clothing refers to protective overgarments that include trousers, an overcoat with a hood, over boots, gloves, and an MP6 mask.
What had been missing was a standard for overgarments that can be used as part of a protective ensemble in multi-hazard working environments," stated Brian Lyons, Vice President of International Enviroguard and chairman of ISEA's Protective Apparel Group.
As a result, we were able to procure new chemical protective overgarments, repair parts, medical supplies, and other items needed to sustain the force.
The Ukrainians led them past a number of different places where one after the other they had to remove their luggage, then their coats, shoes and overgarments and also underwear.
(31) As Jean MacIntyre observes, The Three Ladies 'calls for multiple changes not only for doubling but also to show the characters' changing moral states as their social status changes', employing 'exotic attire' in the form of 'loose overgarments, headgear, and hand properties' to indicate the 'foreignness' of the Italian merchant, the Jew, and the Turkish judge-so-called '"occupational" roles'--and to allow 'the rapidly doubling actors to change'.
Though it can be concealed with long jackets and overgarments, the Yaqui is most frequently seen being worn at the range or by citizens in states such as Arizona and Texas with commonly practiced open-carry laws.
Armstrong LE, Szlyk PC, Sils I V, De Luca JP, O'Brien C, and Hubbard RW, "Prediction of the exercise-heat tolerance of soldiers wearing protective overgarments," Aviation Space and Environmental Medicine, vol.
Fortunately, he was impressed with our innovative training because we were conducting both activities while wearing mission-oriented protective posture level 4 protection (masks, overgarments, over-boots, and gloves).
Shedding overgarments as she speaks, Monte, an intense blonde-haired woman with an animated, focused manner, launches into a pre-run pep talk for the actors.
Shortly after starting work, she converted to Islam and began wearing Islamic overgarments, a full-length robe, and head scarf.