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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Girdle \Gir"dle\, verb (used with an object) [imp. & p. p. {Girdled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Girdling}.]

1. To bind with a belt or sash; to gird. --Shak.

2. To inclose; to environ; to shut in.

Those sleeping stones, That as a waist doth girdle you about. --Shak.

3. To make a cut or gnaw a groove around (a tree, etc.) through the bark and alburnum, thus killing it. [U. S.]


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