What is zentai?

Zentai

Zentai (from the Japanese ゼンタイ) is a term for skin-tight garments that cover the entire body. The word is a portmanteau of zenshin taitsu (全身タイツ) ("full-body tights"). Zentai is most commonly made using nylon/spandex blends, but other materials such as cotton and wool are used as well.

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Charles Zentai - Background
... Zentai, who denies the charges against him, was serving in the Hungarian Army as warrant officer at the time he is accused of having murdered Péter Balázs, an 18-year old Jewish man, in November 1944 ... Zentai allegedly took him to an army barracks, beat him to death, and threw his body into the Danube ... Zentai was tracked down by The Simon Wiesenthal Center, which is also heading the effort to extradite him to Hungary to stand before a military tribunal ...
Zentai - Mainstream Use
... brand has actively tried to disassociate themselves from the existing zentai community, occasionally being listed as the product's co-inventor ... theme park offered free admission for those in zentai in the colours of their park logo ...
Catsuit - Usage - Fetish Use - Zentai
... A zentai is a fetish garment, usually made of spandex, being a catsuit with both feet gloves and a hood which totally encloses the wearer ... The name zentai comes from the Japanese word for "whole body" ...
Charles Zentai - Extradition Fight
... Center director Efraim Zuroff said he was very pleased that Zentai's appeals had been rejected and that "the extradition process can finally proceed" ... On 1 October 2007 new evidence came to light a testimony by Zentai's military commander which was used at a trial in the Budapest People's Court in February 1948 ... On 2 March 2009, and despite these accusations, Zentai passed a polygraph test conducted by Gavin Willson from Australian Polygraph Services ...
Clothing Fetish - By Fabric Type - Spandex
... Full-body suits called zentai entirely immerse the wearer in skin tight fabric ... Zentai fetishism appears to be quite popular in Japan and Europe ... The word zentai means whole body in Japanese ...