peplos definition by Webster's New World
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a large shawl or scarf worn draped about the body by women in ancient Greece
Origin: Classical Greek peplos
peplos definition by American Heritage Dictionary
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also pep·lusnoun pl. pep·los·es also pep·lus·es
A loose outer robe worn by women in ancient Greece. Also called peplum.
peplos - Medical Definition
noun pl. pep·los·es
The coat or envelope of lipoprotein material that surrounds certain virions.