hosier

[ hoh-zher ]
/ ˈhoʊ ʒər /
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noun

a person who makes or deals in hose or stockings or goods knitted or woven like hose.

Origin of hosier

First recorded in 1375–1425, hosier is from the late Middle English word hosiare. See hose, -ier1
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hosier

/ (ˈhəʊzɪə) /

noun

a person who sells stockings, etc

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