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- a narrow loincloth
- a similar cloth or band, usually with spangles or tassels, as worn by striptease dancers
Origin: < ?
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- A narrow loincloth supported by a waistband; a breechcloth.
- A similar garment, usually decorated, that is worn especially by stripteasers.
Origin: Origin unknown.