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What is "Leotards" - Definition & Explanation

The knitted item popularly used by acrobats and dancers fixed in one piece with tail which shows between legs.
tights: skintight knit hose covering the body from the waist to the feet worn by acrobats and dancers and as stockings by women and girls.

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