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- n. A strap attached to a shield, used to hang the shield over the shoulder or from the neck.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. See gige.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The strap of a shield, by which it is supported over the shoulder, and by which it can be hung up when not in use. Also gig, gigue.
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