Gaskins
Gaskins Gas"kins, n. pl. [Cf. {Galligaskins}.] 1. Loose hose or breeches; galligaskins. [Obs.] --Shak. [1913 Webster]

2. Packing of hemp. --Simmonds. [1913 Webster]

3. A horse's thighs. [Prov. Eng.] --Wright. [1913 Webster]


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