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cap and gown

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  • cap and gown — n. a cap with a flat top (MORTARBOARD) and a long robe, worn at some academic ceremonies, as commencement, and often used to symbolize the academic life …   English World dictionary

  • cap and gown — noun (plural caps and gowns) : the cap and gown that together constitute academic costume * * * a ceremonial mortarboard and gown worn by faculty, students, etc., as at commencement. Cf. academic costume. [1855 60] * * * cap and gown, a flat cap… …   Useful english dictionary

  • cap and gown — a ceremonial mortarboard and gown worn by faculty, students, etc., as at commencement. Cf. academic costume. [1855 60] * * * …   Universalium

  • Cap and Gown Club — Cap and Gown Club, founded in 1891, is an eating club at Princeton University, in Princeton, New Jersey, United States. Members are selected through a selective process called bicker. It was the first eating club to accept women.Club HistoryCap… …   Wikipedia

  • Town and gown — are two distinct communities of a university town; town being the non academic population and gown metonymically being the university community, especially in ancient seats of learning such as Oxford, Cambridge and St Andrews, though also in more …   Wikipedia

  • Gown — A gown (medieval Latin gunna ) is a (usually) loose outer garment from knee to full length worn by men and women in Europe from the early Middle Ages to the seventeenth century (and continuing today in certain professions); later, gown was… …   Wikipedia

  • Gown (disambiguation) — A gown is a loose outer garment by men and women from the early Middle Ages to the seventeenth century, or any woman s garment consisting of a bodice and attached skirt.Gown may also refer to: *Evening gown, women s formal attire * The Gown , a… …   Wikipedia

  • Cap (disambiguation) — A cap is a form of headgear.Cap may also refer to: * Bottle cap, a closure to seal bottles * Screw cap, a closure to seal bottles or jars * Cap (sport), a sporting cap awarded to players representing their country * Cape (geography), the French… …   Wikipedia

  • cap — I. /kæp / (say kap) noun 1. a covering for the head, especially one fitting closely and made of softer material than a hat, and having little or no brim, but often having a peak. 2. the flat, peaked headdress worn by soldiers and others. 3. a… …   Australian English dictionary

  • cap — Synonyms and related words: Balmoral, Dutch cap, Panama, Panama hat, Salvation Army bonnet, Stetson, acme, apex, apogee, ascender, astrakhan, back, balaclava helmet, baseball cap, bastard type, beany, beard, bearskin, beaver, befog, belly, beret …   Moby Thesaurus

  • gown — Synonyms and related words: bonnet, boot, breech, cap, cloak, coat, coif, dress, duds, frock, garment, hat, hood, jacket, jupe, mantle, rag, raiment, robe, shirt, shoe, skirt, sock, stocking, togs, vestment, vesture …   Moby Thesaurus

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