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bra

An undergarment worn around the upper chest, which covers and supports the breasts, worn by females, cross-dressers, transsexuals and others.
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Maybe if she did, Magdalene would believe me.And there's no way I can go knocking on the doors of married women while holding a brassiere and asking them "Hii ni yako?"I am thinking there's also no way a woman would go knocking on all of her neighbours' doors either while asking "Umeona bra yangu?" What will I do now?
By Seka brand was founded to provide women with high-quality, comfortable brassieres that are uniquely designed to 'FIT' women and naturally enhance their bust.
It helps international students and tutors alike, to wear that brassiere with a smile.
Brassiere, originally a Norman word describing a boy's jacket, was supplanted by bra, just as pajamas became pj's.
the long road in attempting to become the world's first military to develop the Brassiere Temperate Underwear -- better known to civilians as the combat bra."
The Indian girls are known for shapely body lines in their youth, despite the fact that they never get a chance to enjoy the protection of corset or brassiere. They grow and develop "wildly." But at the age when they acquire the sobriquet of squaw, what a transformation!
A data scientist from Singapore has come up with a prototype of a brassiere which aims to help women deter perpetrators from sexually assaulting them.
customers can purchase breast implants, partial prosthesis or bark as needed for breastfeeding, repair surgery or some other cause of breast size erosion and asymmetry that can not be remedied on the brassiere.
Among the artifacts are a butter keg, spurs, medieval barn, money bag, brassiere, bone ice skate, pilgrim's badge, eyeglasses, and Viking longboat.
"The brassiere bar has the most sumptuous meats and the open "La Marina has an extensive selection of fish, with sea bass being my personal favourite.
New York, June 27 ( ANI ): There is a surprising amount of misinformation circulating about what a brassiere does and doesn't do.
Another tradition is the "Fantasy Bra," a custom-designed bejeweled brassiere this year costing $2.5 million and worn by Alessandra Ambrosio.