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knee-socks

or knee socks, kneesocks

[nee-soks] /ˈniˌsɒks/
plural noun
1.
socks reaching to just below the knees.
Origin of knee-socks
1960-1965
1960-65
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  • She hated being seen in public in her gear, which was totally Sailor Moon -- a pleated skirt and a tunic and knee-socks.

    Little Brother Cory Doctorow

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