Pronunciation: (mō-zet'u; It.môt-tset'tä), [key]
—pl. -tas, It. moz•zet•tePronunciation: (môt-tset'te). [key] Rom. Cath. Ch.
a short cape that covers the shoulders and can be buttoned over the breast, and to which a hood is attached, worn by the pope and by cardinals, bishops, abbots, and other dignitaries. Also,mo•zet'ta.
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