understocking

noun

Definition of understocking

1 archaic : a stocking for the lower leg
2 : a stocking worn for support or warmth under another stocking

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History and Etymology for understocking

under entry 3 + stocking

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“Understocking.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/understocking. Accessed 28 Jul. 2021.

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