Jaeger

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the company name of Dr Gustav Jaeger's Sanitary Woollen Systems Co. Ltd.

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Noun[edit]

Jaeger (plural Jaegers)

  1. The proprietary name of a range of woollen clothing; an item of woollen clothing.
    • 1978, Lawrence Durrell, Livia, Faber & Faber 1992 (Avignon Quintet), p. 445:
      His nether half was clad in lightweight Jaeger combinations which stretched to the ankle and through the fly-slit of which depended the royal member with its innocent pink tip.