- /ˈstɪrəp stɒkɪŋz/ (say 'stiruhp stokingz)
elasticised stockings which fit the calf from knee to ankle, ending in a narrow band which hooks under the instep; designed to improve circulation in the legs.
Australian English dictionary. 2014.
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