Toga



  • The loose outer garment worn by the ancient Romans, consistingof a single broad piece of woolen cloth of a shape approaching asemicircle. It was of undyed wool, except the border of the togaprætexta. Toga prætexta. Etym: [L.], a toga with a broad purpleborder, worn by children of both sexes, by magistrates, and bypersons engaged in sacred rites.-- Toga virilis Etym: [L.], the manly gown; the common toga. Thiswas assumed by Roman boys about the time of completing theirfourteenth year.



    1. of or relating to Saratoga Springs, NY

    2. a clothing garment designed out of sheets dating back to early Greek apparel


 

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