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  1. swallow-tailed coat, swallowtail, morning coatnoun

    a man's full-dress jacket with two long tapering tails at the back


  1. swallow-tailed coat

    A tailcoat is a knee-length coat characterised by a rear section of the skirt, known as the tails, with the front of the skirt cut away. The tailcoat shares its historical origins in clothes cut for convenient horse riding in the Early Modern era. Ever since the 18th century, however, tailcoats evolved into general forms of day and evening formal wear, in parallel to how the lounge suit succeeded the frock coat (19th century) and the justacorps (18th century).


  1. swallow-tailed coat

    A swallow-tailed coat is a type of formal men's coat characterized by its two long tails flowing down from the back. The front of the coat is usually cut away and curved away sharply from the waist, allowing for the exposure of the trousers. The coat gets its name from its resemblance to the tail of a swallow bird. It is typically worn with formal attire such as a tuxedo or for dressage in equestrian sports.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of swallow-tailed coat in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of swallow-tailed coat in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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    a consonant produced by stopping the flow of air at some point and suddenly releasing it
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