breech clout

breechcloth

[breech-klawth, -kloth]
noun, plural breechcloths [brah-klawthz, -klothz, -klawths, -kloths] .
a cloth worn about the breech and loins; loincloth.
Also, breechclout [breech-klout] .


Origin:
1785–95, Americanism; breech + cloth

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breechcloth or breechclout (ˈbriːtʃˌklɒθ, ˈbriːtʃˌklaʊt)
 
n
other names for loincloth
 
breechclout or breechclout
 
n

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