girdle


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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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Effects of acupuncture and stabilising exercises as adjunct to standard treatment in pregnant women with pelvic girdle pain: randomised single blind controlled trial.
Upper Girdle involvement###Present###Present###Absent
Limb girdle muscular dystrophy refers to a group of rare genetic myopathies, of which there are more than 20 different subtypes, none with approved therapies.
Limb girdle muscular dystrophy (LGMD) refers to a group of rare genetic myopathies, of which there are more than 20 different subtypes, none with approved therapies.
The girdle proved such a success they are now about to launch it on the market to help other women experiencing severe PGP, also called symphisis pubic dysfunction.
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.
Many studies also used a pelvic girdle and/or analgesics to manage SPD as conservative treatments.
For example, Riddell could import its football pants and girdle with the pads inside in order to classify the items under the duty free category of sports equipment (Friedman, 2014).
The shoulder girdle is composed of three bones and several muscles that support and stabilize the movements of the arms in relationship to the torso (Figure 1).
Beetles of the subfamily Lamiinae (Coleoptera: Cerambycidae) are known as "twig girdlers," because their females girdle branches of living trees with their mandibles to lay their eggs (Linsley 1959).
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.
And although the Man of Law rides "but hoomly in a medlee cote," the silk girdle (ceint) with small ornamental bars that Chaucer mentions in the next line of his portrait (328-29) adds a stylish touch to his attire.
Baggins Foundation for Limb Girdle Muscular Dystrophy (LGMD).
The Tiktlik pelvic girdle was nearly identical in size to its shoulder girdle, a tetrapod-like characteristic.