rabato: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (ru-bä'tō, -bā'-), [key]
— pl. -tos.
- a wide, stiff collar of the 17th century, worn flat over the shoulders or open in front and standing at the back.
- a stiff frame of wire or wood worn in the 17th century as a support for a ruff or stand-up collar.
- rabato (Thesaurus)