Definition of 'surplice'
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The rector of Chance came slowly past them with his surplice starched over the black cassock and turned at the chancel steps. THE WHITE DOVE (1987)When we arrived at the churchyard, I donned my surplice and stole ready for the procession to the graveside. GOODBYE CURATE (1987)Still wearing her blue scarf and surplice, she was standing only a few feet away, half hidden by one of the pillars. HIDING FROM THE LIGHT (1987)
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Definition of surplice from the Collins English Dictionary
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