step-in
noun Date: 1921 an article of clothing put on by being stepped into: as a. a shoe resembling but usually having a higher vamp than a pump and having concealed elastic to adjust the fit b. short panties for women — usually used in plural • step-in adjective

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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