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Y-fronts

noun [plural] uk   /ˈwaɪ.frʌnts/ UK trademark us  
a piece of underwear for men and boys, covering the area between the waist and the tops of the legs, with an opening at the front in the shape of an upside-down Y
Translations of “Y-fronts”
in Spanish calzoncillos…
in Chinese (Traditional) (前襠部呈倒Y形的)男式內褲…
in Chinese (Simplified) (前裆部呈倒Y形的)男式内裤…
(Definition of Y-fronts from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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