• Definition for "gownsman"
    • person who wears a distinctive gown as a…
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gownsman definition

  • noun:
    • person who wears a distinctive gown as a mark of career or company.
    • One whoever professional practice is a gown, including a divine, a lawyer, or a member of particular English universities.
    • A civilian, in difference from a soldier.
    • One whoever professional practice is a gown, as a divine or attorney, and especially a part of an English institution; for this reason, a civilian, in distinction from a soldier.
    • One whoever expert habit is a gown, as an attorney, or a professor or student of a university, particularly the last.
    • One devoted to the arts of comfort, in distinction from a soldier; a citizen.
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