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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Apparel  \Ap*par"el\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Appareled},  or 
  {Apparelled};  p.  pr  &  vb  n.  {Appareling},  or 
  {Apparelling}.]  [OF.  apareiller.] 
  1.  To  make  or  get  something  ready;  to  prepare.  [Obs.] 
  2.  To  furnish  with  apparatus;  to  equip;  to  fit  out 
  Ships  .  .  .  appareled  to  fight.  --Hayward. 
  3.  To  dress  or  clothe;  to  attire. 
  They  which  are  gorgeously  appareled,  and  live 
  delicately,  are  in  kings'  courts.  --Luke  vii. 
  4.  To  dress  with  external  ornaments;  to  cover  with  something 
  ornamental;  to  deck;  to  embellish;  as  trees  appareled 
  with  flowers,  or  a  garden  with  verdure. 
  Appareled  in  celestial  light.  --Wordsworth.