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camiknickers

[kam-uh-nik-erz] /ˈkæm əˌnɪk ərz/
noun, (used with a plural verb) British
1.
a woman's one-piece fitted undergarment combining a camisole and knickers.
Origin of camiknickers
1910-1915
1910-15; cami(sole) + knickers
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camiknickers

/ˈkæmɪˌnɪkəz/
plural noun
1.
women's knickers attached to a camisole top Often shortened to camiknicks
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