Etymology
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aba (n.)

outer garment of coarse, woolen stuff, of a type worn in Arabia and Syria, 1811, from Arabic. Also of the cloth it is made from (often goat or camel hair).

updated on August 11, 2018

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Definitions of aba from WordNet

aba (n.)
a loose sleeveless outer garment made from aba cloth; worn by Arabs;
aba (n.)
a fabric woven from goat hair and camel hair;
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