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Synonyms for girdle

Synonyms for girdle

Synonyms for girdle

an encircling or ringlike structure

a band of material around the waist that strengthens a skirt or trousers

a woman's close-fitting foundation garment

cut a girdle around so as to kill by interrupting the circulation of water and nutrients

put a girdle on or around

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Notes on Cerambycidae co-inhabiting girdles of Oncideres pustulata Leconte (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae).
In dorsal view, three other elements of the pectoral girdle can be observed: propterygium, mesopterygium and metapterygium.
Predictors and consequences of long-term pregnancy-related pelvic girdle pain: a longitudinal follow up study.
Upper Girdle involvement###Present###Present###Absent
Her husband Dafydd, who runs the family's uniform, personalised clothing and manufacturing business in Anglesey and Conwy, developed the girdle to help alleviate the pain.
<BRuth and Dafydd Roberts have developed a pelvic girdle that helps women suffering pelvic pain during pregnancy, and are being advised by consultant obstetrician Kalpana Upadhyay, right
We hypothesized cotton rats would preferentially girdle some size classes of pine over others, presumably selecting size classes that provided maximum nutritional benefit.
As with other doublets, this composite was comprised of two stones cemented together at the girdle. What made this doublet unusual, however, was that both pieces were diamond.
Conservative methods suggest lateral decubitus bed rest, a pelvic girdle, walking aids, and progressive mobilization [9-10], although some clinicians also use pelvic traction [7].
They'd better steer clear of her girdle drawer, or she'll serve turtle in our soup instead of cow!
Customs did ultimately agree with Riddell's argument that the football girdles should be reclassified into a category containing apparel that is "knitted" as opposed to a category containing "brassieres, girdles and corsets" based on the lack of body support commonly found with the football girdle (Riddell, 2014, p.
This segment will discuss the shoulder girdle and ribcage, specifically how the positioning of the scapulae (or shoulder blades) and sternum affect overall postural alignment.
If left in place for too long, trunk-girdling wire often results in reduced growth, poor vigor and eventual death of tissues above the girdle. How well your deodar cedar recovers depends on a number of factors, including the severity of the injury and the conditions present at the site.
-- A 78-year-old Florida woman tried to fly on an international trip from Detroit Metropolitan Airport with almost $41,000 in cash hidden inside her girdle, bra and carry-on bag, federal authorities said.
The Five Guildsmen, portrayed immediately after the Franklin, also carry pouches that, like the Franklin's, are also suspended from girdles, with both pouch and girdle "wrought ful clene and wel ...