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breech

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1 the part of the body upon which someone sits
  • plant yourselves on your breeches on that bench and listen to what I have to say

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2 breeches plural an outer garment covering each leg separately from waist to ankle
  • the mounted riders look striking in their red coats and white breeches

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The first known use of breech was before the 12th century

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“Breech.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/breech. Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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