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pantsuit

[pant-soot] /ˈpæntˌsut/
noun
1.
a woman's suit consisting of slacks and a matching jacket.
Also, pants suit.
Also called slack suit.
Origin
1960-1965
1960-65; pant2 + suit
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British Dictionary definitions for pant suit

pantsuit

/ˈpæntˌsjuːt; -ˌsuːt/
noun
1.
(US & Canadian) a woman's suit of a jacket or top and trousers Also called (in Britain and certain other countries) trouser suit
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Word Origin and History for pant suit

pantsuit

n.

1966, contraction of pants suit (1964), from pants + suit (n.).

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