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Apron vs. Aproned

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Apronnoun

An article of clothing worn over the front of the torso and/or legs for protection from spills; also historically worn by Freemasons and as part of women's fashion.

Apronedadjective

Wearing an apron.

Apronnoun

The short cassock ordinarily worn by English bishops.

Apronedadjective

Wearing an apron.

‘A cobbler aproned, and a parson gowned.’;

Apronnoun

A hard surface bordering a structure or area.

Apronnoun

(aviation) The paved area of an airport, especially the area where aircraft park away from a terminal

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Apronnoun

The spreading end of a driveway.

Apronnoun

The paved area below the yellow line on a race track.

Apronnoun

The loading, parking or roadway area immediately beside a railway station

Apronnoun

The portion of a stage extending towards the audience beyond the proscenium arch in a theatre.

Apronnoun

(pinball) A large decal toward the bottom of a pinball table.

Apronnoun

The sides of a tree's canopy.

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Apronnoun

The cap of a cannon; a piece of lead laid over the vent to keep the priming dry.

Apronnoun

A removable cover for the passengers' feet and legs in an open horse carriage.

Apronverb

(transitive) To cover with, or as if with, an apron.

Apronnoun

An article of dress, of cloth, leather, or other stuff, worn on the fore part of the body, to keep the clothes clean, to defend them from injury, or as a covering. It is commonly tied at the waist by strings.

Apronnoun

Something which by its shape or use suggests an apron;

Apronnoun

a garment of cloth or leather or plastic that is tied about the waist and worn to protect your clothing

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Apronnoun

(golf) the part of the fairway leading onto the green

Apronnoun

the part of a modern theater stage between the curtain and the orchestra (i.e., in front of the curtain)

Apronnoun

a paved surface where aircraft stand while not being used

Apronnoun

a protective garment worn over the front of one's clothes and tied at the back

‘a striped butcher's apron’; ‘I reached into my apron pocket’;

Apronnoun

a garment similar to an apron that is worn as part of official dress, as by a bishop or Freemason.

Apronnoun

a sheet of lead worn to shield the body during an X-ray examination.

Apronnoun

a small area adjacent to another larger area or structure

‘a tiny apron of garden’;

Apronnoun

a hard-surfaced area on an airfield used for manoeuvring or parking aircraft

‘the pilot was instructed to park on the main apron’;

Apronnoun

a projecting strip of stage for playing scenes in front of the curtain.

Apronnoun

an area of asphalt where the drive of a house meets the road.

Apronnoun

the narrow strip of a boxing ring lying outside the ropes.

Apronnoun

an extensive outspread deposit of sediment, typically at the foot of a glacier or mountain.

Apronnoun

an endless conveyor made of overlapping plates

‘apron feeders bring coarse ore to a grinding mill’;

Apron

An apron is a garment that is worn over other clothing and covers mainly the front of the body. The word comes from old French napron meaning a small piece of cloth, however over time became , a process in linguistics called rebracketing.

‘a napron’; ‘an apron’;

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