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  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Seizure of the girdle of Hippolyte, queen of the Amazons.
  • The vestments of a priest are the sticharion, epitrachelion, girdle, epimanikia and phainolion.
 

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