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a. A line thought of as encircling the body at the waist.
b. The measurement of this line.
a. The point or line at which the skirt and bodice of a dress join.
b. The part of a garment that covers the narrowest part of the waist or the part above or below it as the current fashion demands.
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1. (Anatomy) a line or indentation around the body at the narrowest part of the waist
2. (Knitting & Sewing) the intersection of the bodice and the skirt of a dress, etc, or the level of this: a low waistline.
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1. the circumference of the body at the waist.
2. the part of a garment that lies at or near the natural waistline, as the seam where the skirt and bodice of a dress are joined.
3. an imaginary line encircling the waist.
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|Noun||1.||waistline - the narrowing of the body between the ribs and hips|
region, area - a part of an animal that has a special function or is supplied by a given artery or nerve; "in the abdominal region"
torso, trunk, body - the body excluding the head and neck and limbs; "they moved their arms and legs and bodies"
wasp waist - a very slender waist
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Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
waistline[ˈweɪstlaɪn] n → tour m de taille
Cakes are bad for your waistline → Les gâteaux sont mauvais pour votre tour de taille.waist measurement waist size n → tour m de taille
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English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
waistlinen parte más estrecha de la cintura, circunferencia de la cintura
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