Definition of rochet in English:

rochet

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Pronunciation: /ˈrɒtʃɪt
 
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noun

Christian Church
  • A vestment resembling a surplice, used chiefly by bishops and abbots.
    More example sentences
    • The motives and ornaments of the sumptuously flowing white lace rochets were of the most elaborate and delicate kind.

Origin

Middle English: from Old French, a diminutive from a Germanic base shared by German Rock 'coat'.

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