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Is there any particular word for this type of Jacket?

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It's called a hoodie.

hoodie n.
1. (Clothing & Fashion) a hooded sweatshirt
Collins English Dictionary

  • Or could it be a fleece?
    – WS2
    Commented Oct 23, 2015 at 8:18
  • @WS2 Fleeces are similar, but normally made of thicker stuff than sweatshirts, and don't have a hood. The defining feature of the illustrated garment is the hood, together with the thinner material which can be seen in the linked large images.
    – Andrew Leach
    Commented Oct 23, 2015 at 11:56

Consider, windbreaker

a windbreaker or windcheater is a thin coat designed to resist wind chill and light rain, a lighter version of a jacket



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