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  • n. Waterproof leggings.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Spatterdashes; long riding- or walking-boots for wet weather.


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  • "Where are you going, Rex?" said Anna one gray morning when her father had set off in his carriage to the sessions, Mrs. Gascoigne with him, and she had observed that her brother had on his antigropelos, the utmost approach he possessed to a hunting equipment.

    Daniel Deronda


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  • Coverings to protect the legs against mud.

    March 4, 2008