body stocking


noun

a close-fitting, one-piece garment made of knitted or stretch material and usually covering the feet, legs, trunk, and arms, worn as an exercise costume or under other clothing.

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Origin of body stocking

An Americanism dating back to 1960–65
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British Dictionary definitions for body stocking

body stocking

noun

a one-piece undergarment for women, usually of nylon, covering the torso
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