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girt surround, gird XVI; take the girth of XVII. f. girt sb. (XVI), var. of GIRTH surviving in techn. uses; infl. by pp. girt of GIRD1.

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girt

girt1 / gərt/ • past participle of gird1 . girt2 • n. old-fashioned term for girth.

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girt

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