- a kind of belt or other girdle
Etymology: From Old French cengle (modern sangle), from Latin cingulum, -la "girdle", from cingere "gird".
1990: A triangle of arcs, her slip, flag red, and her friend with a swimmer"s back and saucery hollows in his solidly boxed buttocks was cupped into a gauze pouch and . " Guy Davenport, The Drummer of the Eleventh North Devonshire Fusiliers
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