Meaning of “hosiery” in the English Dictionary

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"hosiery" in British English

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hosierynoun [ U ]

uk /ˈhəʊz.jə.ri/ us /ˈhoʊ.ʒɚ.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.

(Definition of “hosiery” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)