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

1785–95, Americanism; breech + cloth Unabridged
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breechcloth or breechclout (ˈbriːtʃˌklɒθ, ˈbriːtʃˌklaʊt)
other names for loincloth
breechclout or breechclout

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They made him remove his citizen's clothing, dressed him in a breechcloth and in every way terrorized him.
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