Definition of service dress in English:

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service dress

noun

[mass noun] British
Military uniform worn on formal but not ceremonial occasions: gentleman should wear morning dress or service dress
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  • There I was standing in the hot sun in my service dress uniform, in my wig, fresh out of a chemo treatment.
  • With his service dress uniform, he headed to California for the dream of a lifetime.
  • Their service dress evolved from an 1852 jacket into the double-breasted blue coat by 1919, adding the line star to the gold cuff stripes in 1863.
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