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    the Y-shaped waistband of a thong when it can be seen above the waistline of low-cut jeans, shorts, or skirt

    Who remembers the whale tail? That unholy alliance of low-cut hipster jeans and high-cut thongs, which resulted in a T-bar of lace or cotton above the jeans every time the wearer bent over or sat down.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 11/07/2014


a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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