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ceinture

[san-too r, -tyoo r, san-cher; French san-tyr] /sænˈtʊər, -ˈtyʊər, ˈsæn tʃər; French sɛ̃ˈtür/
noun, plural ceintures
[san-too rz, -tyoo rz, san-cherz; French san-tyr] /sænˈtʊərz, -ˈtyʊərz, ˈsæn tʃərz; French sɛ̃ˈtür/ (Show IPA)
1.
cincture (defs 1, 2).
Origin
< French; Old French ceingture < Latin cinctūra; see cincture
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