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shorts

[′shȯrts]
(engineering)
Oversize particles held on a screen after sieving the fines through the screen.
(food engineering)
Wheat-husk parts that are finer than bran; used in flour milling.
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For those upscale summer soirees, there are silk shorts outfits, and lengths range from short-short to knee-length.
With such, you can always have your swimsuit or short-shorts handy, just in case.
SHORT-SHORTS: Not for the faint of heart, short-shorts are typically form-fitting, with an inseam no longer than 3 inches.
For more spectacular artistic events (music award shows, book signings) he chooses a Las Vegas showgirl look: that's when we see the leather skirts or short-shorts, the wafer-thin sleeveless shirts (flagrantly displayed pectorals do for men what cleavage does for women), the boas and the voluminous bridal gown.
It's hot outside, the office air conditioner is down, and short-shorts are looking mighty good for casual Friday.