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Date: 1900-2000
Origin: jockstrap

jock

noun
     
Related topics: Sport
jock [countable] informal
1 American EnglishDS someone, especially a student, who plays a lot of sport and is often considered to be stupid
2 British English someone from Scotland - sometimes used in an insulting way
3 a disc jockey

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