cincture definition

  • noun:
    • The act of encircling or encompassing.
    • Something that encircles or surrounds.
    • A belt or sash, specially one used with an ecclesiastical vestment or the practice of a monk or nun.
    • An enclosure, or the work of enclosing, encircling or encompassing
    • A girdle or buckle, particularly as an element of a vestment
    • The fillet, listel, or band beside the apophyge at the extremity regarding the shaft of a column.
    • A belt, a girdle, or something worn around the human body, -- as by an ecclesiastic for confining the alb.
    • That which encompasses or incloses; an inclosure.
    • The fillet, listel, or band next to the apophyge at extremity associated with the shaft of a column.
    • A belt, girdle, or musical organization used across the human anatomy or round part of it.
    • particularly The girdle used to limit a clergyman's cassock, typically associated with the color of the cassock and made of silk or serge.
    • ergo some thing resembling a belt or girdle.
    • That which encompasses or incloses; inclosure; buffer; circuit; fence.
    • In structure, an increasing ring or an inventory around a column.
    • a band of material around the waistline that strengthens a skirt or pants
    • The act of encircling or encompassing.
    • Something that encircles or surrounds.
    • A belt or sash, specially one used with an ecclesiastical vestment or even the practice of a monk or nun.
    • An enclosure, or even the work of enclosing, encircling or encompassing
    • A girdle or belt, particularly as an element of a vestment
    • The fillet, listel, or musical organization beside the apophyge on extremity of this shaft of a column.
    • A belt, a girdle, or something like that used around the human body, -- as by an ecclesiastic for confining the alb.
    • what encompasses or incloses; an inclosure.
    • The fillet, listel, or musical organization next to the apophyge within extremity of shaft of a column.
    • A belt, girdle, or band used across the body or round part of it.
    • particularly The girdle always confine a clergyman's cassock, typically of colour of the cassock making of silk or serge.
    • thus some thing resembling a belt or girdle.
    • That which encompasses or incloses; inclosure; barrier; circuit; fence.
    • In structure, an elevated band or an inventory around a column.
    • a band of material around the waistline that strengthens a skirt or trousers
  • verb-transitive:
    • To gird; encompass.
    • To gird; encompass.
  • verb:
    • to girdle, circle, or surround
    • to girdle, circle, or surround

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