sa·ri also sa·ree (särē)
n. pl. sa·ris also sa·rees
An outer garment worn chiefly by women of South Asia, consisting of a length of lightweight cloth with one end wrapped about the waist to form a skirt and the other draped over the shoulder or covering the head.
[Hindi sāṛī, from Prakrit sāḍī, from Sanskrit śāṭī.]
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