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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 tip·pet /ˈtɪpət/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Tip·pet n.
 1. A cape, or scarflike garment for covering the neck, or the neck and shoulders, -- usually made of fur, cloth, or other warm material.
 2. A length of twisted hair or gut in a fish line. [Scot.]
 3. A handful of straw bound together at one end, and used for thatching. [Scot.]
 Tippet grebe Zool., the great crested grebe, or one of several similar species.
 Tippet grouse Zool., the ruffed grouse.
 To turn tippet, to change. [Obs.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : a woman's fur shoulder cape with hanging ends; often
          consisting of the whole fur of a fox or marten