from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A strip of cloth worn around the loins.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A piece of stuff, skin, or other material worn as clothing about the loins, or more exactly about the hips.

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

  • noun A cloth covering for the loins, worn around the hips; -- sometimes worn in tropical areas as the only article of clothing.

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

  • noun A garment that covers the loins (crotch).

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a garment that provides covering for the loins


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