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Canvas shoes, also known as pumps, gym shoes and plimsolls. Used throughout South Wales in the 60's and still in use. Origin unknown, but definitely not from 'Dunlop Athletic Plimsoles'. Dying out as a word mainly because the item itself has been replaced by the ubiquitous trainer.
"I wish we didn't have to wear daps for gym. They just don't look cool."
by knebworth pedant December 06, 2011
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