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 for Bodice
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Bodice \Bod"ice\, n. [This is properly the plural of body, Oe.
     bodise a pair of bodies, equiv. to a bodice. Cf. Corset,
     and see Body.]
     1. A kind of under waist stiffened with whalebone, etc., worn
        esp. by women; a corset; stays.
        [1913 Webster]
     2. A close-fitting outer waist or vest forming the upper part
        of a woman's dress, or a portion of it.
        [1913 Webster]
              Her bodice half way she unlaced.      --Prior.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: part of a dress above the waist

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