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  Definition of Stocking
  1. the activity of supplying a stock of something; "he supervised the stocking of the stream with trout"
  2. close-fitting hosiery to cover the foot and leg; come in matched pairs (usually used in the plural)
  3. wearing stockings; "walks about in his stockinged (or stocking) feet"
Similar Words: stockinged

 

Hyponyms: boothose, Christmas stocking, nylons, nylon stocking, rayons, rayon stocking, silk stocking, support hose, support stocking

 

Part Meronyms: pantyhose

 

Derivational Morphology: stock

 

Language Translations:
Chinese: 長襪   Dutch: kous  
Finnish: sukka   French: bas  
German: Strumpf   Hungarian: harisnya  
Italian: calza   Japanese: ストッキング  
Korean: 양말   Maltese: peduna  
Polish: pończochy   Portuguese: meia  
Russian: чулок   Spanish: media  
Swedish: strumpa  
 
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