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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 girth /ˈgɝθ/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 girth /ˈgɝθ/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Girth n.
 1. A band or strap which encircles the body; especially, one by which a saddle is fastened upon the back of a horse.
 2. The measure around any object, such as a body at the waist or belly, or a box ; the circumference of anything; as, in order to be acceptable for mailing, the total of height and girth of a package must not exceed 63 inches.
    He's a lusty, jolly fellow, that lives well, at least three yards in the girth.   --Addison.
 3. A small horizontal brace or girder.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Girth, v. t.  To bind as with a girth. [R.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: the distance around a person's body
      2: stable gear consisting of a band around a horse's belly that
         holds the saddle in place [syn: cinch]
      v 1: encircle or bind; "Trees girded the green fields" [syn: girt,
            begird, gird]
      2: tie a cinch around; "cinch horses" [syn: cinch]