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athletic supporter

noun

Definition of ATHLETIC SUPPORTER

:  a supporter (as of elasticized fabric) for the genitals worn by men participating in sports or strenuous activities

First Known Use of ATHLETIC SUPPORTER

1927

athletic supporter

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of ATHLETIC SUPPORTER

:  a supporter for the genitals worn by boys and men participating in sports or strenuous activities—called also jockstrap; see cup 3a(1)

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