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pedal pushers

plural noun
slacks that extend to about the midpoint of the calf, worn by girls and women, originally used when cycling.
Origin of pedal pushers
An Americanism dating back to 1940-45 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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pedal pushers

plural noun
calf-length trousers or jeans worn by women
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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