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codpiece

noun cod·piece \ˈkäd-ˌpēs\

Definition of CODPIECE

:  a flap or bag concealing an opening in the front of men's breeches especially in the 15th and 16th centuries
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Origin of CODPIECE

Middle English codpese, from cod bag, scrotum (from Old English codd) + pese piece
First Known Use: 15th century

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