leg covering

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Noun1.leg covering - a garment covering the leg (usually extending from the knee to the ankle)leg covering - a garment covering the leg (usually extending from the knee to the ankle)
chap - (usually in the plural) leather leggings without a seat; joined by a belt; often have flared outer flaps; worn over trousers by cowboys to protect their legs
gaiter - legging consisting of a cloth or leather covering for the leg from the knee to the ankle
garment - an article of clothing; "garments of the finest silk"
puttee - a strip of cloth wound around the leg to form legging; used by soldiers in World War I
gaiter, spat - a cloth covering (a legging) that covers the instep and ankles
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Starting linebacker Johnny Ragin injured his leg covering a punt in first quarter, but the senior still finished with seven tackles.
It shows Moss, then in her late teens, kneeling on a rooftop, with a crooked leg covering her modesty, and encapsulates the controversial 'waif' look which helped cement her fame.
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The leather leggings worn here are a second style of leg covering known as "tab" leggings because of the triangular flap extending outward above the knee.