"gabardines" in the noun sense
a firm durable fabric with a twill weave
2. flannel, gabardine, tweed, white
usually in the plural) trousers made of flannel or gabardine or tweed or white cloth
3. duster, gaberdine, gabardine, smock, dust coat
a loose coverall (coat or frock) reaching down to the ankles
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