Translation of puttee in Spanish:


polaina, n.

Pronunciation /ˌpəˈti//ˈpʌti/


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    polaina feminine
    • The period saw the transition of British Army uniform from red wool serge coats to khaki cotton, and gaiters were replaced by puttees.
    • Anand's protagonist, Bakha, wants to wear trousers, breeches, coat, puttees and boots.
    • Michael Barber says that puttees were replaced by anklets in 1939.