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cod·piece

codpiece

 
pronunciation:
kad pis
part of speech: noun
definition: a pouch or flap attached to the front of men's tight-fitting breeches or hose that concealed the crotch. Codpieces were typically used in the fifteen and sixteenth centuries in Europe.