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cincture

cinc·ture

cincture

pronunciation:
sIngk chr
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a belt, band, or girdle.
similar words:
belt
definition 2: something that encircles or surrounds, as a border.
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: cinctured, cinctures, cincturing
definition: to encircle, as with a belt or girdle.
similar words:
belt