from The Century Dictionary.

  • To surround with or as with a cincture, girdle, or band; bind about.
  • noun A cincture or girdle.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun Poetic A cincture.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A cincture.


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  • Could it be mortal who thus appeared with such an encincture of radiant glory about his neck?

    The Laws of Etiquette


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