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  • noun A single garment that covers one's legs individually with sleeves, and also covers the pelvis.
  • noun topology The orientable surface of genus two having three boundary components.


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  • "In mathematics, a pair of pants is a simple two-dimensional surface resembling a pair of pants: topologically, it is a sphere with three holes in it. Pairs of pants admit hyperbolic metrics, and their isometry class is determined by the lengths of the boundary curves (the cuff lengths), or dually the distances between the boundaries (the seam lengths)." (Wikipedia)

    May 6, 2013