Pronunciation: (zOO-ket'ō; It.tsOOk-ket'tô), [key]
—pl. -tos, It. -tiPronunciation: (-tē). [key]
a small, round skullcap worn by Roman Catholic ecclesiastics, a priest's being black, a bishop's violet, a cardinal's red, and the pope's white; calotte.
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