Definition of bowyang in English:

bowyang

Line breaks: bow|yang
Pronunciation: /ˈbəʊjaŋ/

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noun

Australian/NZ dated
A band or strap worn round the trouser leg below the knee.

Origin

late 19th century: from British dialect bow-yanks, bow-yankees 'leather leggings', of unknown origin.

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