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The answer CINCTURE has 3 possible clue(s) in existing crosswords.
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Definitions of cincture in various dictionaries:
noun - a band of material around the waist that strengthens a skirt or trousers
The act of encircling or encompassing.
Something that encircles or surrounds.
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|Possible Crossword Clues|
|Generalissimo with true twist of belt|
|Commander-in-chief on the Yorkshire river found belt|
|Belt for senior officer? Possibly true|
|Last Seen in these Crosswords & Puzzles|
|Dec 9 2008 The Guardian - Cryptic crossword|
|May 1 2004 The Telegraph - Cryptic|
|May 17 2000 The Guardian - Cryptic crossword|
|Possible Dictionary Clues|
|a band of material around the waist that strengthens a skirt or trousers|
|A girdle or belt.|
|A ring at either end of a column shaft.|
|The act of encircling or encompassing.|
|Something that encircles or surrounds.|
|A belt or sash, especially one worn with an ecclesiastical vestment or the habit of a monk or nun.|
|To gird encompass.|
|The cincture is a rope-like or ribbon-like article sometimes worn with certain Christian liturgical vestments, encircling the body around or above the waist. There are two types of cinctures: one is a rope-like narrow girdle or rope-like belt around the waist. The other type is a broad ribbon of cloth that runs around the waist and usually has a section that hangs down from the waist; this type is often called a "band cincture". One or both (or other) types are typically used in various Christian denominations. Both types are used in the various Western rites of the Catholic Church and provinces of the Anglican Communion. Consecrated members of the various Eastern rites, whether in the Catholic Church, or in the various Orthodox communions, sometimes wear a belt referred to as a zone.In the Western rites of the Catholic Church, as a matter of customary terminology, the term cincture is most often applied to a long, rope-like cord with tassled or knotted ends, tied around the waist out|