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 (sə-rä′pē, -răp′ē)
Variant of serape.
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another name for serape
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or sa•ra•pe

(səˈrɑ pi)

n., pl. -pes.
a blanketlike shawl often of brightly colored wool worn esp. in Mexico.
[1825–35; < Mexican Spanish]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sarape - a long brightly colored shawlsarape - a long brightly colored shawl; worn mainly by Mexican men
shawl - cloak consisting of an oblong piece of cloth used to cover the head and shoulders
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