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hosiery

noun [U] uk   /ˈhəʊz.jə.ri/  us   /ˈhoʊʒ.ɚ.i/ (also hose) formal
a word used especially in shops for things such as socks, tights, and stockings: Hosiery is on the second floor, Madam.
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