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begirding


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Begird  \Be*gird"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  {Begirt},  {Begirded};  p.  p. 
  {Begirt};  p.  pr  &  vb  n.  {Begirding}.]  [AS.  begyrdan  (akin 
  to  Goth.  bigairdan);  pref.  be-  +  gyrdan  to  gird.] 
  1.  To  bind  with  a  band  or  girdle;  to  gird. 
 
  2.  To  surround  as  with  a  band;  to  encompass. 




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