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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n.pl. Calf-length slacks worn by women and girls.

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  • n. Plural form of pedal pusher.
  • n. women's slacks that end at the calves (originally worn by cyclists)

Etymologies

From their originally being worn by bicyclists.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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