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or PJ's or pj's  (pē′jāz′)
pl.n. Informal

[p(a)j(ama)s, pl. of pajama.]
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(piːˈdʒeɪz) or


pl n
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(pəˈdʒɑ məz, -ˈdʒæm əz)

n. (used with a pl. v.)
1. nightclothes consisting of loose-fitting trousers and a jacket.
2. loose trousers of silk, cotton, etc., orig. worn in India and parts of the Middle East.
Also, esp. Brit., pyjamas.
[1870–75; pl. of pajama < Hindi, variant of pāyjāma < Persian pāy leg + jāma garment]
pa•ja′maed, adj.
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pj's [ˈpiːdʒeɪz] npl (=pyjamas) → pyj m
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