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waistband

[weyst-band, -buh nd] /ˈweɪstˌbænd, -bənd/
noun
1.
a band encircling the waist, especially as a part of a skirt or pair of trousers.
Origin of waistband
1575-1585
1575-85; waist + band2
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waistband

/ˈweɪstˌbænd/
noun
1.
an encircling band of material to finish and strengthen a skirt or trousers at the waist
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