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Garibaldi

1862, blouse worn by women in imitation of red shirts worn by followers of Giuseppe Garibaldi (1807-1882), liberator of Italy.

updated on December 10, 2010

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Definitions of Garibaldi from WordNet
1
garibaldi (n.)
a loose high-necked blouse with long sleeves; styled after the red flannel shirts worn by Garibaldi's soldiers;
2
Garibaldi (n.)
Italian patriot whose conquest of Sicily and Naples led to the formation of the Italian state (1807-1882);
Synonyms: Giuseppe Garibaldi
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