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  • Trousers , slacks , or pants are an item of clothing that might have originated in Central Asia, worn from the waist to the ankles, covering both legs separately , in present-day western China, it's been dated to the period between the 10th and the 13th centuries BC.
  • In most of Europe, Trousers have been worn since ancient times and throughout the Medieval period, becoming the most common form of lower-body clothing for adult males in the modern world.
  • Breeches were worn instead of Trousers in early modern Europe by some men in higher classes of society.
  • Distinctive formal trousers are traditionally worn with formal and semi-formal day attire.
  • Jeans, made of denim, are a form of Trousers for casual wear widely worn all over the world by both sexes.
  • Trousers are worn on the hips or waist and are often held up by buttons, elastic, a belt or suspenders .
  • Unless elastic, and especially for men, Trousers usually provide a zippered or buttoned fly.
  • Jeans usually feature side and rear pockets with pocket openings placed slightly below the waist band.
  • It is also possible for Trousers to provide cargo pockets further down the legs.
  • Leg-length can be adjusted with a hem, which helps to retain fit during the adolescent and early adulthood growth years.