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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Codpiece  \Cod"piece`\,  n.  [Cod,  n.,  ?  +  piece.] 
  A  part  of  male  dress  in  front  of  the  breeches,  formerly  made 
  very  conspicuous.  --Shak.  Fosbroke 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  codpiece 
  n  :  a  flap  for  the  crotch  of  men's  tight-fitting  breeches; 
  15-16th  century 




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