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foundation garment

noun
1.
an undergarment, as a girdle or corset, worn by women to support or give shape to the contours of the body.
Also called foundation.
Origin of foundation garment
1925-1930
First recorded in 1925-30
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British Dictionary definitions for foundation garment

foundation garment

noun
1.
a woman's undergarment worn to shape and support the figure; brassiere or corset
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