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One Butoh troupe placed him onstage in a small scarlet jockstrap.
His father, a biochemist by trade, knew little about the sport but got hooked too, later starting a business that exported equipment to South Korea, everything from jockstraps to rink-building supplies.
His installations include photographic self-portraits, along with black and white line drawings of himself in jockstraps and kaffiyehs, the Middle Eastern male head scarf.
While the original Jockbra was actually made out of two jockstraps sewn together, now as this piece of functional underwear celebrates the 40th anniversary of its creation, the sports bra also celebrates just how far it’s come since then.
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Origin and Etymology of jockstrap
First Known Use: 1886See Words from the same year
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Definition of jockstrap for English Language Learners
: a piece of underwear worn by men and boys to protect their sexual organs while playing sports
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