What is "Slips" - Definition & Explanation

This is used as an undergarment of a woman or girls which starts from bust and held by shoulders with straps, whose length depends on the size of the wearer.
Strips of thin vellum used as sewing supports. Often visible on the front covers of vellum bindings.

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