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gallygaskins

[gal-uh-gas-kinz] /ˌgæl əˈgæs kɪnz/
noun, (used with a plural verb)
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galligaskins

/ˌɡælɪˈɡæskɪnz/
plural noun
1.
loose wide breeches or hose, esp as worn by men in the 17th century
2.
leather leggings, as worn in the 19th century
Word Origin
C16: from obsolete French garguesques, from Italian grechesco Greek, from Latin Graecus
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