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lederhosen

noun plural le·der·ho·sen \ˈlā-dər-ˌhō-zən\

Definition of LEDERHOSEN

:  leather shorts often with suspenders worn especially in Bavaria

Origin of LEDERHOSEN

German, from Middle High German lederhose, from leder leather + hose trousers
First Known Use: 1936

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