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With the widespread adoption of the synthetic fibre.12 In 2011 "Jeggings" was entered into the twelfth edition of Concise Oxford English Dictionary.Later, puttees were replaced by some armies with canvas leggings fastened with buckles or buttons, usually secured at the bottom with an adjustable stirrup that passed under the sole of the shoe, just in front of the heel.