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  • Round the waist over the tunic was worn a leathern girdle having a broad iron buckle damascened with silver.
  • In Tahiti and Tonga clothing might be discarded without offence, provided the individual were tattooed; and among the Caribs a woman might leave the hut without her girdle but not unpainted.
  • The Russians were by this time well on their way to the Theiss, and the terrible girdle which was to throttle the liberties of Hungary was all but completed.
  • It took the form of a warrior, wearing a girdle of three stars and a lion's skin, and carrying a club and a sword.
 
 

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