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fanny pack

a small zippered pouch suspended from a belt around the waist.
Origin of fanny pack
1970-75 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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fanny pack

noun phrase

(also butt pack) A small crescent-shaped cloth bag worn about the waist on a belt

[mid1980s+; a 1971 use is found in Outdoor Life, before use of the fanny pack became general]

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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