Definition of Alb

1. Noun. A white linen liturgical vestment with sleeves; worn by priests.

Generic synonyms: Vestment



Definition of Alb

1. n. A vestment of white linen, reaching to the feet, an enveloping the person; -- in the Roman Catholic church, worn by those in holy orders when officiating at mass. It was formerly worn, at least by clerics, in daily life.

Definition of Alb

1. Noun. A long white robe worn by priests and other ministers at religious ceremonies, underneath most of the other vestments. ¹

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Definition of Alb

1. a long-sleeved vestment [n -S]

Medical Definition of Alb

1. A vestment of white linen, reaching to the feet, an enveloping the person; in the Roman Catholic church, worn by those in holy orders when officiating at mass. It was formerly worn, at least by clerics, in daily life. Alb-. Latin root form for the colour white. Origin: OE. Albe, LL. Alba, fr. L. Albus white. Cf. Album and Aube. (12 Dec 1998)

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