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PREFERRED TERM
waist  
BROADER CONCEPT
SCOPE NOTE
  • Undergarments or garmets worn around the anatomical waist and up onto the chest, to which petticoats and drawers are buttoned. They are lightly boned or unboned, usually made of sturdy fabric, with shoulder straps and buttons at the side for attaching to a lower body garment; usually worn by children and women. (AAT)
IN OTHER LANGUAGES
keursje

Dutch

gaine

French

Taille

German

waist

Greek

מתניים

Hebrew

vita

Italian

cintura

Portuguese

bluza

Serbian

gornji deo haljine
liguero

Spanish

gördel

Swedish

URI
http://thesaurus.europeanafashion.eu/thesaurus/10102
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