carbasus

carbasus

An obsolete term for:
(1) Gauze, cotton; 
(2) Lint, charpie.
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Carbasus is the usual word to describe the linen garb traditionally worn by water-deities (CARPASUS, pallium quo Fluvii amiciuntur Non.