Geneva gown definition by Webster's New World
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a long, loose, wide-sleeved black gown, worn by many Protestant clergy
Origin: see Geneva bands
Geneva gown definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A loose black academic or clerical gown with wide sleeves.
Origin: After Geneva, Switzerland.