from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A strip of cloth worn around the loins.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A garment that covers the loins (crotch).

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A cloth covering for the loins, worn around the hips; -- sometimes worn in tropical areas as the only article of clothing.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A piece of stuff, skin, or other material worn as clothing about the loins, or more exactly about the hips.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a garment that provides covering for the loins


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