Definition of rational dress in English:

rational dress

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[mass noun]
  • A style of women’s dress introduced in the late 19th century, characterized by the wearing of knickerbockers or bloomers in place of a skirt.

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Pronunciation: ˌkələrəˈto͝orə
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody