girth band

girth band
Морской термин: средний бант

Универсальный англо-русский словарь. . 2011.

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  • Girth (band) — Infobox musical artist Name = Girth Img capt = Live at the Stork Club, Oakland, Spring 2005 Background = group or band Alias = Origin = flagicon|USA Seattle, Washington, USA Genre = Avant garde metal Years active = 2003 ndash;present Label =… …   Wikipedia

  • Girth — (g[ e]rth), n. [Icel. gj[ o]r[eth] girdle, or ger[eth] girth; akin to Goth. ga[ i]rda girdle. See {Gird} to girt, and cf. {Girdle}, n.] 1. A band or strap which encircles the body; especially, one by which a saddle is fastened upon the back of a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • girth — [gə:θ US gə:rθ] n [Date: 1300 1400; : Old Norse; Origin: gjörth] 1.) the size of something or someone large when you measure around them rather than measuring their height ▪ the enormous girth of the tree ▪ He was a tall man, of considerable… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • girth — [gʉrth] n. [ME gerth < ON gjörth < base of gyrtha, to encircle, akin to OE gyrdan: see GIRD1] 1. a band put around the belly of a horse or other animal for holding a saddle, pack, etc. 2. the circumference, as of a tree trunk or person s… …   English World dictionary

  • girth — ► NOUN 1) the measurement around the middle of something, especially a person s waist. 2) a band attached to a saddle and fastened around a horse s belly. ORIGIN Old Norse …   English terms dictionary

  • Girth (disambiguation) — The girth of an object is a measurement around it. It is sometimes used by postal services and delivery companies as a basis for pricing. For example, Canada Post requires that an item s length plus girth not exceed a maximum allowed value. [cite …   Wikipedia

  • girth — I. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Old Norse gjǫrth; akin to Old English gyrdan to gird Date: 13th century 1. a band or strap that encircles the body of an animal to fasten something (as a saddle) on its back 2. a. a measure around a body <… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • girth — /gerrth/, n. 1. the measure around anything; circumference. 2. a band that passes underneath a horse or other animal to hold a saddle in place, esp. one having a buckle at each end for fastening to straps running from under the flaps of the… …   Universalium

  • girth — [[t]gɜrθ[/t]] also girt III n. 1) the measure around a body or object; circumference 2) size; bulk 3) a band that passes underneath a horse or other animal to hold a saddle in place 4) something that encircles; a band or girdle 5) to bind or… …   From formal English to slang

  • girth — /gɜθ / (say gerth) noun 1. the measure around anything; circumference. 2. a band passed under the belly of a horse, etc., to secure a saddle or pack on its back. 3. a band or girdle. –verb (t) 4. to bind or fasten with a girth. 5. to girdle;… …   Australian English dictionary

  • girth — n. & v. (also girt) n. 1 the distance around a thing. 2 a band round the body of a horse to secure the saddle etc. v. 1 tr. a secure (a saddle etc.) with a girth. b put a girth on (a horse). 2 tr. surround, encircle. 3 intr. measure (an amount)… …   Useful english dictionary

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