Definition of red gown in English:

red gown

noun

Medicine
obsolete
  • Originally: a red and pustular eruption of the skin of the face, probably rosacea. Later: a red rash in an infant or young child, probably miliaria rubra.

noun

  • An undergraduate student at St Andrews University.

Origin

Late Middle English; earliest use found in William Langland (c1325–c1390), poet. From red + gound<br>late 18th century; earliest use found in Robert Fergusson (1750–1774), poet. From red + gown.

Pronunciation

red gown

/ˌrɛd ˈɡaʊn/