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The coat is an outer garment worn by both sexes, for warmth in the winter months.
In the study three operators were tested wearing the same outer garment but wearing either normal cotton undergarments or high tech cleanroom undergarments.
This, indeed, was its original meaning, the cappa having been an outer garment common to men and women whether clerical or lay (see Du Cange, Glossarium, s.v.).
Today, the corset is a sign of femininity, and plus size strapless corsets are worn not only as lingerie or an undergarment, but also for the Goth look when it is worn as an outer garment.
The serape is a brightly colored, woven wool blanket used as an outer garment.