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  1. zuchetto(Noun)

    (Roman Catholic Church): A skullcap worn by Roman Catholic clergymen. The Pope's is white; a cardinal's red; a bishop's purple; a priest's black.

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  1. Zuchetto(noun)

    a skullcap covering the tonsure, worn under the berretta. The pope's is white; a cardinal's red; a bishop's purple; a priest's black

  2. Origin: [It. zucchetto.]


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