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Definitions of girdle:
  • noun:   a band of material around the waist that strengthens a skirt or trousers
  • noun:   an encircling or ringlike structure
  • noun:   a woman's close-fitting foundation garment
  • verb:   put a girdle on or around
  • verb:   cut a girdle around so as to kill by interrupting the circulation of water and nutrients
    Example: "Girdle the plant"

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