calzoneras

plural noun
cal·​zo·​ne·​ras
variants: or calzoneros \ ˌkalzəˈnerəs \

Definition of calzoneras

Southwest
: trousers buttoned at the sides and usually slit at the bottom

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History and Etymology for calzoneras

Mexican Spanish calzoneras, from Spanish calzón pants, from calza stocking, from Medieval Latin calcea, from Latin calceus shoe

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“Calzoneras.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/calzoneras. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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