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reaching to the knee: a knee-length skirt, knee-length boots
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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  • Manfred was in mail, covered by a knee-length yellow and black surcoat.

  • The women's knee-length grass skirts were like the Melanesian, but the leader's was dyed a brilliant blue.

    West Of The Sun Edgar Pangborn
  • Bullone, across from her, wore black lounging shorts and knee-length kubi jacket of golden pearl cloth.

    Operation Haystack Frank Patrick Herbert
  • A knee-length garment was provided which was much smarter than the older coat.

  • Two men in knee-length scarlet tunics stiff with gold braid held poles between which swung a huge banner.

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